What Could be Next for Diabetic Footwear

Unfortunately, foot difficulties are one of the main side-effects of diabetes, and these issues can be a huge concern for both patients and doctors. Neuropathy, lesions and even amputation, in severe cases, can all result from diabetic foot complications. Proper diabetic footwear, preventative care and on-going diabetic treatments are the most effective ways to keep … Continued

Foot Health: Keeping Up This Holiday Season

The holiday season is a splendid and joyous time of the year. It’s a time to get close with your family, eat delicious foods, go shopping and enjoy the wonder in the eyes of your children. However, it is also a very busy time, and one in which some things may fall to the wayside, … Continued

Why Flats Aren’t Better Than Heels

The world has long credited most female foot pain, lower back pain and tight calfs to the cute little heels they adorn. Whether it be for work, public speaking, a formal event or solely to add a few inches to their stature, women love the way heels look; however, they do not necessarily love the … Continued

What’s the Deal With Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar Fasciiitis can be a pain, literally. It’s caused by overwhelming stress on the plantar fascia, the tissue which connects our heels with the rest of our feet. The stress can be brought on by many factors, but the most common culprits are flat feet, improperly supported high-arch feet, overuse (such as with activities that … Continued

A Simple Sprained Ankle Could Leave You With A Chronic Condition

A sprained ankle is a rather common injury, not only for athletes, but for the general population, as well. You miss a step, catch a crack in the sidewalk or have a shoe malfunction. Before you know it, you’ve rolled your ankle. You may stay off of it and practice the RICE steps (rest, ice, … Continued