20 04, 2015

Overlapping Toes: Symptoms & Treatments

2016-11-26T08:45:51+00:00

Here's everything you need to know about curing and treating overlapping toes for good! What Are Overlapping Toes? You may have long believed that your overlapping toe condition is merely cosmetic and not in need of correction, but having overlapping toes is actually a serious problem. It may not seem [...]

Overlapping Toes: Symptoms & Treatments2016-11-26T08:45:51+00:00
20 04, 2015

Claw Toes: Symptoms & Treatments

2016-11-26T08:45:51+00:00

 What Are Claw Toes? A claw toe is a toe that is experiencing significant problems associated with the PIP and DIP joints, which are the joints in the middle of the toe and at the end of the toe, respectively. In full medical terminology, the joints affected are the proximal [...]

Claw Toes: Symptoms & Treatments2016-11-26T08:45:51+00:00
20 04, 2015

Corns and Calluses: Treatments

2016-11-26T08:45:54+00:00

What are Corns and Calluses Most people have at some time during their life developed a callus. Corns and calluses are the body's normal response to repeated levels of friction and / or pressure. This friction can irritate the skin; rather than tear open, sometimes the body's natural defences will [...]

Corns and Calluses: Treatments2016-11-26T08:45:54+00:00
20 04, 2015

Ankle Pain: The Complete Guide to Ankle Pain

2016-11-26T08:45:54+00:00

General Ankle Pain Introduction The ankles are crucial for both walking and standing, but unfortunately, they are also quite prone to injuries. In fact, one of the most frequently injured joints in the entire body is the ankle. Ankle injuries should be examined by a qualified physician and treated promptly. [...]

Ankle Pain: The Complete Guide to Ankle Pain2016-11-26T08:45:54+00:00
20 04, 2015

Foot Arthritis: Treatments & Symptoms

2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00

What Is Foot Arthritis There are many causes of foot pain, some of them involving choice of footwear and other lifestyle factors. One of the leading causes, however, is arthritis of the foot. Although it is common to associate arthritis with advancing years, there are in fact many different varieties [...]

Foot Arthritis: Treatments & Symptoms2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00
20 04, 2015

Bunions (Hallux Valgus): Treatment & Symptoms

2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00

What Are Bunions Some people use the term "bunion" to describe foot problems such as blisters and calluses, but this is a misuse of the term. A bunion is a specific disorder, not a catch-all term for skin and other problems on the toes and feet. A bunion consists of [...]

Bunions (Hallux Valgus): Treatment & Symptoms2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00
20 04, 2015

Athlete’s Feet Treatment Guide

2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00

What is Athlete's Foot? Athlete's foot is the common name for the medical condition officially called tinea pedis. Athlete's foot is a generalized infection of the surface skin of the foot. Caused by a fungus, the infection may be of long or short duration. It may also recur after treatment, [...]

Athlete’s Feet Treatment Guide2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00
20 04, 2015

Heels Spurs: The Complete Treatment Guide

2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00

What Are Heel Spurs A heel spur is also called a calcaneal spur because it occurs on the calcaneus, which is the Latin term for the heel bone. The most simple explanation for a bone spur is that it is an extra growth of bone on top of existing, normally [...]

Heels Spurs: The Complete Treatment Guide2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00
20 04, 2015

What is Plantar Fasciitis?

2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00

It is estimated that 10 percent of the U.S. population will experience the pain of Plantar Fasciitis at some point during their lifetime. If you have foot pain, are you one of the two million people per year who's asking: What is Plantar Fasciitis? Your doctor may have trouble giving [...]

What is Plantar Fasciitis?2016-11-26T08:45:55+00:00
21 06, 2011

Bone Spurs

2016-11-26T08:45:57+00:00

Bone spurs sound  like a nasty condition that needs to be corrected immediately. It's easy to picture a sharp piece of bone poking into nerves and tissue as a source of your foot pain. But don't jump to conclusions. Bone spurs in the heel (more often called heel spurs) are [...]

Bone Spurs2016-11-26T08:45:57+00:00
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