Foot and Ankle Healing Solutions

The foot and ankle are very important members of the body. That’s the main way that people keep balance, by having sturdy, healthy feet and ankles. Does the average person care enough about these members? Foot doctors are usually called podiatrists and they help patients obtain ‘happy feet.’ They tend to argue that the feet … Continued

Do You Suffer From Cracked Feet? What You Need to Know

Cracked feet or dry feet is a common condition that affects both men and women. If left untreated, cracked feet can not only cause discomfort, but also lead to pain and infection. The feet go through a lot of wear and tear on a daily basis. All the running around and or standing for hours … Continued

3D Printed Orthotics: New Tools for Diabetics?

For those with diabetes, foot health can be incredibly important. Due to neuropathy caused by the condition, feet become particularly susceptible to sustained injury, with points of insensitivity becoming worn due to repeated pressure, and healing poorly. The solution to this issue has, in the past, been custom-fitted orthopedic insoles, providing support and structure to … Continued

Research Highlights Importance of Feet Exams for Diabetics

Diabetes increases the risk for a host of other medical problems, but foot complications are among the most common and dangerous. Recent research from Australia demonstrates the tremendous physical and financial impacts of diabetic foot problems. Most diabetes-related foot problems are preventable with proper care, and many can be treated with timely therapy, but it’s … Continued

Five Reasons Why Your Feet Hurt

We spend a lot of time on our feet everyday, and depending on overall activity take on average of 10,000 steps every single day. That’s almost five miles! Additionally, many people wear shoes that, while very fashionable, can be murder on your feet. There are a number of reasons why your feet hurt throughout the … Continued

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