September is Healthy Aging Month. In this blog we share some tips for maintaining healthy senior feet.
Your feet bear the brunt of everyday life, so it’s no surprise that you sometimes experience pains and aches in your feet and ankles. But some problems can become severe, requiring the attention of a podiatrist.
August marks Psoriasis Awareness Month. Psoriasis can appear on your legs and feet, as well as on other parts of your body. In this blog we share 7 facts about this condition and what can be done to treat it.
In this bog we discuss some of the most common causes of chronic ankle and foot pain. Whatever is causing your chronic foot and ankle pain, the important thing is to seek treatment as soon as possible.
Foot pain is a fairly common problem, and there are many treatment methods available. In this blog we share some of the things no one tells you about foot pain.
The start of a new school year means the summer holidays are ending and your children are getting ready for a new pair of shoes as they head back to school. In this blog we share some important elements to keep in mind when choosing your child’s back-to-school shoes.
When you consider the health of your child, you probably don’t put much thought into their feet. But there are quite a few conditions that can affect infants, toddlers, and children if proper foot care and hygiene aren’t maintained. Here are some tips regarding how to keep your children’s feet healthy.
There are some things that people think they’re doing to help their feet, but they aren’t. What seems like the best advice may not always lead you down the correct path. Here are three common misconceptions.
Being told that you need surgery can be very disturbing news that most people fear hearing from their doctor. If your podiatrist prescribes foot or ankle surgery, here is what you can expect.
While many people do not see the unattractive bumps on the bottom of your foot, it’s still imperative that you seek proper treatment for them! Here are several good reasons why you should not wait on treatment.
Many people feel frustrated with their “ugly” toenails. In this blog we share information regarding some of the conditions that may be affecting your toenails
If the skin bordering your nail bed is irritated, swollen, red, and it’s painful to the touch, you have an ingrown toenail. Here are some of the dos and don’ts regarding this condition.
Bunions are a common condition that can ultimately become unsightly and painful. The best way to prevent them from forming, or stop their development, is by following a few simple steps.
Insoles, inserts, arch supports, and orthotic devices all provide support for your feet. In this blog we discuss the difference between these options and how they can help to make your feet function and feel the best that they possibly can.
With more outdoor fun in the sun and heat, our feet need a little extra TLC to stay healthy. Here are our top 5 tips for keeping your feet happy and healthy this summer.
One of the most important things to do when starting a running program is to make sure you are wearing proper footwear. The following tips will help ensure that your feet are protected.
Many diabetics aren’t aware of foot injuries and are therefore less apt to treat the injury in a timely manner. Here are some tips for protecting your diabetic feet.
When the warmer weather arrives, we often jump back into sports (literally) despite being somewhat out of shape. Here are six tips to prevent injuries and still enjoy the warmer weather.
Runners are disposed to a lot of injuries, and overuse is the main cause of the most common running injuries. Here are some of the most common running injuries, what causes them, and how they can be prevented.
May is Arthritis Awareness Month. Arthritis – which is characterized by stiffness and damage of the joints - can affect any of the 30+ joints located in the ankle and foot.