Jun 15

Can Laser Treatment Help My Fungal Nails?

Onychomycosis, or fungal nails, is a condition in which the toenails or fingernails become infected by fungi. The infected nails may appear yellow or thickened. The condition may ...

May 15

Do I Have a Neuroma in My Foot?

A neuroma is a pinched nerve caused by a thickening of the nerve tissue in the toe. When the nerve tissue thickens, it traps the nerve, causing irritation. ...

Apr 15

Heel Pain: Plantar Fasciitis vs Bursitis

If you experience foot pain in your heel, you may have either plantar fasciitis or bursitis. Determining the difference between the two will help guide your treatment – ...

Mar 15

Footcare Is Essential for People with Diabetes

If you have been diagnosed with or are living with diabetes, your blood sugar levels may be your primary concern, but footcare is also essential. The two most ...

Feb 14

Does My Child Need Custom Orthotics?

If your child complains of foot pain when walking or running, falls down more than a typical child when running or playing, or stumbles when walking, it may ...

Jan 15

Do I Need Hammertoe Surgery?

Hammertoe is a contracture – a tightening of the joint in any of the smaller toes – that causes it to bend unnaturally. The bending leads to malformation ...

Dec 15

How Do You Get Rid of Bunions?

Bunions, also referred to as hallux valgus, are painful bumps that develop on the joint of the big toe. Bunions increase in size and discomfort over time and ...

Nov 15

Heel Pain Treatment

This time of year, you might be on your feet more than usual as you entertain holiday guests, prepare extravagant meals, and spend extra time shopping. If your ...

Oct 15

What Causes Fungus Nails?

Fungus nails are most commonly caused by a fungus called dermatophyte, which is a type of fungus that consumes keratin (what fingernails and toenails are made of). Other ...

Sep 15

How Long Does It Take for a Sprained Ankle to Heal?

There are four major ligaments in the ankle that are used to stabilize and support the joint. When one of those ligaments is injured from twisting, bending, or ...

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