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Blisters

Blisters are small pockets of fluid that occur on the top layers of the skin for several reasons. Friction, burns, and diseases are all known causes of blisters.  Smaller blisters are known as ve... read more..

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Diabetic Foot Blisters

Diabetic foot blisters are a rare, but distinctive complication of diabetes. They typically manifest as painless blisters on the feet of people with diabetes, often without an obvious cause like read more..

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Wound Care

Diabetics must be wary of all wounds, regardless of depth or size. Diabetes, a chronic disease in which the body cannot properly use glucose the way it normally would, causes various complications tha... read more..

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Diabetic Foot Ulcers

The main cause of foot ulcers in diabetic patients is often minor injuries happening when they cannot feel their feet properly. This happens due to a condition called peripheral sensory neuropath read more..

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Effect of High Heels on the Feet

For hundreds of years, women have been wearing various kinds of high heels for aesthetic reasons. Women who wear high heels appear to be taller and have longer and thinner legs, and the wearer’s... read more..

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Negative Effects of Wearing High Heels

Many people love wearing stilettos but certainly not the pain that comes with them. The repercussions of wearing high heels extend beyond aching feet. According to experts, consistently wearing t read more..

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Are You Suffering From Ingrown Toenails?

If left untreated, an ingrown toenail can lead to more serious concerns, such as an infection. Knowing proper nail care can help in the prevention of an ingrown toenail. Give us a call, and get t read more..

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Plantar Fasciitis

The plantar fascia is a connective tissue in the heel that stretches across the bottom length of your foot. Plantar fasciitis occurs when the connective tissue becomes inflamed, causing heel pain and ... read more..

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Chronic Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a common reason for long-lasting heel pain. It can affect both active, young people and older people who do not move as much. This condition happens when the plantar fascia, read more..

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Taking Care of Elderly Feet

Many foot diseases and conditions become more serious and common among the elderly. Some of these conditions include diabetic ulcers, ingrown toenails, fungus, arthritis, corns, and calluses. Unfortun... read more..

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How Aging Can Affect Your Feet

As time passes, the body undergoes natural changes, and our feet are no exception. Subjected to a lifetime of impact, weight-bearing and pressure, your feet gradually transform, affecting their s read more..

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Limb Salvage

Limb salvage is a procedure that involves saving a lower extremity from amputation. In podiatry, limb amputation often occurs as a result of diabetes, peripheral vascular disease, neuropathy, cancer, ... read more..

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Avoiding Limb Amputation From Diabetes

In recent years, the United States has witnessed a concerning rise in lower leg, foot, and toe amputations, with 80% attributed to complications from diabetes. Proactive measures such as lifestyl read more..

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Heel Pain

Heel pain can be difficult to deal with, especially if you do not know what the underlying cause is. If you ignore your heel pain, the pain can magnify and potentially develop into a chronic condition... read more..

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Symptoms and Treatment of Heel Bone Fractures

One of the most common indicators of a fractured heel bone is tenderness in the area that causes pain, even with slight pressure. Swelling in the foot and ankle area is another prevalent symptom, read more..

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It's Time for Beautiful Feet

You don't need an excuse to have beautiful nails. Step outside without worrying about the appearance of your feet. read more..

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Geriatrics and Podiatry

Bone density loss, dry skin, poor circulation, and rough and brittle nails are some of the common problems that can occur as people age. The effect that these problems has on foot health should read more..

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The Importance of Regular Foot Checks for the Elderly

As people age, their feet undergo changes, leading to potential issues like falls, foot ulcers, and discomfort. It is important to evaluate the feet as an essential part of older adults' regular read more..

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How to Care for Diabetic Foot

Millions of people are affected by diabetes each year. Diabetes damages blood vessels in all parts of the body, especially the feet. The legs and feet may develop slow blood flow, which causes neuropa... read more..

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The Importance of Podiatric Care Among Diabetics

Consulting a podiatrist for diabetic foot care is essential for individuals with diabetes. Diabetes can cause neuropathy, which is a loss of sensation in the feet, making it difficult for patient read more..

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What Are Hammertoes?

Hammertoes are painful deformities that frequently form on the second, third, or fourth toe. The condition is often caused by an issue in foot mechanics. This can be caused by the person’s speci... read more..

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Definition and Reasons for Developing Hammertoe

Hammertoe, a relatively common foot condition, is often the source of discomfort and inconvenience for many individuals. This deformity occurs when the middle joint of one or more of your smaller read more..

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Laser Treatment for Fungal Nails

A new treatment for fungal nails, or onychomycosis, which has grown in popularity in recent years, is laser treatment. Laser treatment involves the use of a laser that kills fungus in the toenail with... read more..

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Laser Therapy and Toenail Fungus

Toenail fungus, or onychomycosis, can be stubborn and challenging to treat with traditional methods. However, recent advancements in medical technology have introduced an effective alternative, w read more..

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Heel Pain Can Be Treated!

Do you suffer from heel pain when you get up in the morning? If so, you should seek the professional help of your podiatrist and have a proper diagnosis performed. Heel pain can be caused by seve read more..

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Foot Care for Pregnant Women

The natural weight that pregnant women gain causes their center of gravity to be completely altered. This causes them to have a new weight-bearing stance which adds pressure to the knees and feet. As ... read more..

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Do Feet Grow During Pregnancy?

Pregnancy is a remarkable journey filled with countless changes to the body, and one question that often arises is whether the feet grow during this time. The answer, for the most part, is yes an read more..

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Foot and Ankle Surgery

When conservative, noninvasive methods prove ineffective, surgery may be selected as the next course of action for the treatment of your foot or ankle condition.  A wide number of foot and ankle ... read more..

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Insights Into Hammertoe Surgery

Hammertoe surgery is a procedure aimed at correcting a common and often painful foot condition known as hammertoe. This condition causes one or more toe joints to become permanently bent, resembl read more..

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Exercise for Your Feet

Whether your feet are over-worked or under-worked, chances are they could benefit from some special attention. Even those who exercise regularly probably do not spend any time strengthening their feet... read more..

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