Did you know that your feet can provide important clues about the state of your health?
The feet are often good indicators of what is going on in the rest of the body.
To learn what your feet are telling you, keep reading!
Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity (AAFD) is when you have a fallen arch with a foot pointed outward.
The good news is that most people with flat feet can be helped.
To learn more about this condition and what can be done to help, keep reading!
Do you have pain on the top of your foot? If your foot hasn’t been physically injured, the cause could be anything from an ingrown toenail to gout.
How do you figure out what could be causing the pain and what to do about it? Keep reading!
When kids head back to school, they also return to school sports, such as soccer. While soccer has less contact than football, children can still injure their feet.
How do you know when your child’s soccer injuries are minor or serious, and what can you do about them? Keep reading!
As students go back to school, they dread the pain of homework and their aching feet.
Many young people wear the wrong types of shoes during the summer and may feel the pain during the fall.
What can they do about the agony of back to school foot pain? Keep reading!
The idea of bunion surgery may scare people. They most likely worry about the pain, swelling and scars that surgery could leave on their feet.
For many years that was a legitimate concern, but now there is a new “No Scar” Bunion Surgery that leaves little (if any) scarring, pain or swelling after surgery.
To learn more, keep reading!
The summer season may mean bare feet and sandals, but too much exposure to the sun and hot surfaces can actually hurt your feet.
For some tips on how to keep your feet healthy and protected during the summer, keep reading!
Swelling of the feet and ankles usually happens because of a fluid buildup within the tissues and muscles.
Foot swelling usually goes away after you rest and elevate your feet. But when swelling in the feet gets worse, it can cause stiffness, scarred tissue, skin ulcerations, difficulty in walking, risk of infection, and decrease in blood circulation.
What should you do? Keep reading!
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis that can affect the ankles and feet. Osteoarthritis can wear down a joint’s protective cartilage, which progresses to narrowing of the joint space and bone spurs around the joint.
Long-term stress is the main cause of osteoarthritis, but sports injuries, sprains, and fractures can also cause this condition as well.
What can you do if you have osteoarthritis? Keep reading!
Victoria Beckham, Michelle Yeoh and Sarah Jessica Parker have all reportedly suffered from bunions.
Some people may think that bunions only come with old age, but bunions can happen at any age.
What should you do if you get a bunion? Keep reading!