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The BIG Problems with Misaligned Feet

The BIG Problems with Misaligned Feet

Misalignments that seem fairly minor at first glance can have major—even devastating—consequences. Consider a tee shot in golf. A 15-degree angle doesn’t seem like a lot, but if you drive the ball 250 yards and your aim is 15 degrees off, your ball is going to land 65...

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Why See a Podiatrist?

Why See a Podiatrist?

Physical pain and discomfort is never normal. In fact, pain is how your body tells you something is wrong. So when your feet hurt, it’s best to listen to your body. Many foot and ankle conditions are most easily treated when caught in their early stages. On the other...

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Top Home Treatments for Fungal Toenails

Top Home Treatments for Fungal Toenails

Did we get your attention? Good. Now, we have a confession to make: Home remedies—all home remedies—for fungal toenails have a mixed record at best. There is some evidence out there that they can work, for some people, in certain circumstances. But they usually...

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Traditional vs. Minimally Invasive Surgery

Traditional vs. Minimally Invasive Surgery

Surgery is a destructive act. You might not think of it that way, because it is often a necessary first step on the way to full healing. In the long run, surgery can yield incredibly positive, restorative results. Overall, it’s a good thing because of how it...

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5 Ways Losing Weight Will Help Your Feet

5 Ways Losing Weight Will Help Your Feet

Most of us, if we’re honest, wouldn’t mind losing a couple of pounds. In fact, according to the latest statistics, almost 3 out of 4 American adults are considered overweight or obese (by medical standards). Those percentages have increased steadily over the last...

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3 Footcare Mistakes That Come to Mind

3 Footcare Mistakes That Come to Mind

Our feet are truly fascinating. Often times we don’t realize how complex they actually are. But to put it in perspective, our feet and ankles are comprised of a total of 52 bones, 66 joints, and hundreds of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves. This complex anatomy...

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Why Do Kids Need to See a Podiatrist?

Why Do Kids Need to See a Podiatrist?

If you are a parent, then this will sound more familiar than you think. When caring for our children, we regularly reinforce healthy habits – we teach them to brush their teeth twice a day, we tell them to wash their hands before dinner, we persuade them to eat their...

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3 Steps Toward Better Diabetic Foot Care

3 Steps Toward Better Diabetic Foot Care

Living with diabetes can place a host of new considerations on your plate: Do I have everything I need for the day? For an extended trip? Should I eat this? When should I eat? Should I check my blood sugar more often? Your feet might not be the first that come to mind...

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