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How do you know if you have Athlete’s Foot?

Athlete’s foot is a rash mostly confined to the sole, but may also spread to the side or top of the foot. Mostly, it involves the skin between the fourth and fifth toe. The affected skin has an itching and burning sensation which later starts peeling off in small flakes. As the infection gets worse, […]

Over a long period of time, high blood glucose levels can cause damage to different areas of your body and this includes your feet and legs.

One of the main problems that high blood glucose levels can lead to is damage to your nerves. This happens for two main reasons. Firstly, high blood glucose levels can directly cause damage to the nerves themselves. Secondly, they can cause damage to the small blood vessels that supply your nerves with the nutrients and […]

In Women’s Shoes, Pain Does Not Equal Gain

High heeled shoes can cause pain, deformities, and damage to the feet that can last a lifetime. High-heeled shoes crowd the toes, force the body’s weight onto the ball of the foot and disrupt the body’s alignment. They can lead to a laundry list of problems for women and their feet, but there are steps […]

Do you have any symptoms of foot and ankle osteoarthritis?

As we age, the chance of developing osteoarthritis increases. Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, it is degenerative and is caused by wear and tear. The resulting joint damage can cause swelling, pain and even deformity. Learn more about the symptoms, causes and treatment options. LEARN MORE