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Foot Pain: Why Quick Treatment Matters

I've never been one to call a doctor with minor ailments. While that sounds good on the surface, it can mean that a condition gets so bad that professional treatment becomes necessary. That is why I found myself in the office of a local podiatrist last year. It started with a pain in my right heel. I tried all sorts of over the counter products and nothing helped. When the pain got bad enough to keep me awake at night, I finally sought medical help. After months of suffering, it took nothing more than a minor procedure to take care of the problem. If you have pain in the feet, ankles, legs, or knees, don't waste time trying home remedies. See a podiatrist today. I'm betting that the professional can get rid of your pain quickly and save you weeks of suffering.

2 Calf Stretches To Help Alleviate Your Heel Pain If You Have Plantar Fascitis

14 July 2016
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Inflammation in the band of tissue near your heel and toes can result in constant heel pain. Applying too much pressure to this area can end up aggravating your heel even further. Therefore, it is important to get your heel checked out by a doctor since you may be suffering from plantar fasciitis. The easiest way to heal your inflammation is by staying off of your feet for weeks. This can be difficult to do if you have daily obligations. Read More …

3 Painful Foot Ailments A Podiatrist Can Help To Fix

6 April 2016
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Podiatry -- the medical treatment of feet -- is an overlooked aspect of general health, but one that should receive more attention. After all, many people spend all day at work or at home on their feet. A lot of people also experience pain daily in their feet while walking or running, but assume that it's completely normal and continue on, only to further damage their feet. So if you've been experiencing foot pain for some time and haven't done anything about it, it's time to visit a podiatrist. Read More …

4 Tips That Podiatrists Want You To Know About Your Feet And Ankles

15 March 2016
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There are a number of things that podiatrists and ankle doctors want you to know about your feet and ankles. There are preventative steps you can take to ensure that you will not have to visit them with great frequency. Throughout the course of this brief article, you will learn about just a few tips that podiatrists want you to know about your feet and ankles. Use Deodorant On Your Feet Read More …

Tips For Relieving Heel Pain From Achilles Tendonitis

5 January 2016
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Heel pain has many causes, and Achilles tendonitis is one of the more common ones. If you noticed pain in your heel after a vigorous weekend basketball game or after running longer than you usually do, then you may have strained your Achilles tendon. This tendon attaches your calf muscle to your heel bone. It gets weaker with age, and it is susceptible to injury when you suddenly increase your physical activity such as happens when you only exercise on the weekends and you overdo it. Read More …

Self-Care Tips For An Ingrown Toenail

17 November 2015
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It's amazing how something so small as an ingrown toenail can be so dang painful! However, the good news is that ingrown toenails are generally a temporary situation and one that you can successfully treat yourself at home with some simple supplies. And, by enlisting the help of your doctor, you can have your toenail cut so that it will not become ingrown again in the future. Health Warning: If you have a compromised immune system or diabetes, then something as small and simple as an ingrown toenail can lead to a limb-threatening infection or even death. Read More …