Beach Vacation Foot Care: Keep Your Feet Healthy

Spring is here and, summer is just around the corner. And since it soon will be prime time for a beach vacation, we thought we’d clue you into a couple of beach-centric footcare tips! Everyone loves going barefoot at the beach. There aren’t many places more suited to going without shoes– everything’s soft, warm, and … Continued

Vitamins that Will Help Burning Feet

A burning sensation affecting your feet including soles, heels, and pads of toes is not an uncommon medical complaint. The intensity of symptoms may vary from a mild discomfort all the way to severe, chronic pain that may significantly interfere with your daily activities, causing disability or incapacity. Several underlying causes are responsible for burning … Continued

Foot Bursitis and How a Podiatrist Can Help

Are you experiencing problems with your feet like pain, swollenness, redness and possibly a burning sensation? Then you might be experiencing bursitis in your feet. What is bursitis in your feet anyway and can a podiatrist help you with this? What is foot bursitis? Your body contains bursal sacs, which are sacs filled with fluid … Continued

Sleep Tips – Uncovered feet

Forget соunting ѕhеер. Thе аnѕwеr tо уоur ѕlеерlеѕѕ nights isn’t аt thе tiр оf уоur fingеrtiрѕ; it’ѕ at thе tiр оf уоur tоеѕ. Sоmеtimеѕ whеn it’ѕ hоt, wе stick оur lеg out from under thе соvеrѕ, and it’s like an instant сооling еffесt. But when it’ѕ соld, we wаnt socks to kеер оur fееt warm. … Continued

Common Foot and Ankle Issues (And Their Solutions!)

We never think about our feet until it’s too late. Since they’re all the way down there, and wrapped up in stylish footwear (more often than not) it’s easy to forget about all of the things we should think about regarding foot-care. There are a few common issues that we here at the Foot and … Continued

Pregnancy and Changing Foot Size

There’s a little-acknowledged fact about pregnancy: all other considerations aside, your feet are in for a wild ride! It’s a topic that isn’t discussed much during pregnancy. There are a number of reasons why, with the topic of foot-size and pregnancy-related health issues being a particularly sensitive area of discussion. But the truth of the … Continued

Football Season Means Sprains

The time has come to put on those jerseys and tune in! Yes indeed, football season is here again. And that means relaxing with friends, catching some great games, and watching athletes compete at the peak of their abilities! Unfortunately, all of this means watching athletes injure themselves in pretty significant ways, as well. Take … Continued

UV-C Antimicrobial Devices: Keeping Hospitals Clean

Here’s some good news: scientists have created a machine that zaps germs in operating rooms! Though it’s not specifically related to foot and ankle health, this development is great news for every medical professional in the field. Though operating rooms are some of the cleanest places around, it’s almost impossible to remove all microscopic organisms … Continued

Summertime Injury: Footcare and Your Child

It’s summertime! The season is in full swing, now, and the sounds of kids in the park shouting and playing soccer or baseball mean they’re doing Summer right. But are they taking good care of their feet? Nothing puts a dent in your summer like a child’s foot injury. And with how active your child … Continued

Eating For Your Feet: Nutrition and Foot Health

It’s easy to forget about your feet. At the end of a long day, when all you want to do is kick off your shoes and put them up on the coffee table, the pain in your feet seems like a fact of nature. But what if we told you that there were some simple … Continued