Foot Pain a Problem? What Could It Be?

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Three Ways To Soothe Your Bunions After A Long Day In Shoes

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

After spending all day in uncomfortable shoes, bunions can get pretty sore. While the only way to permanently fix the problem is to have your bunions corrected surgically, most mild to moderate cases of bunions can be made less annoying by simply treating the pain and discomfort when it occurs. At the end of a long day, try one or more of these methods to alleviate bunion pain: Epsom Salt Soak When you soak your feet in Epsom salts, the magnesium ions in the salts actually penetrate your skin and work their way into your muscles and other...

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Toenail Discolorations – Could It Be Something Serious?

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Your toes get a lot of abuse. You put them in shoes that don’t fit correctly, subject them to scary fungi left behind on locker room floors, and accidentally bang them into doors or furniture. Discovering a green, black, or yellow toenail can be cause for concern. Beyond the nasty appearance, discolored toenails may be a sign that you have a serious problem that needs to be addressed by a foot specialist. Common Causes of Discolored Toenails What causes toenail discoloration? A few of the common causes of toenail discolorations...

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2 Home Remedies For Athlete’s Foot (Plus 1 Bonus Prevention Method)

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Athlete’s foot is itchy and uncomfortable, and the sooner you get rid of it, the better. If you don’t have the money to spend on expensive prescription or over-the-counter treatments, then you may be interested in into a home remedy. You may be surprised to find out how easy it is to use treatments for athlete’s foot that you already have in your home. Take a look at a few of those remedies, plus an easy way to prevent future athlete’s foot outbreaks. Garlic and Olive Oil Paste Athlete’s foot is caused by a...

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3 Reasons to See a Foot Doctor

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A foot doctor is a very versatile healthcare professional that can assist you with a wide variety of conditions and issues. Pain, diabetic complications, and growth removal are just a few of the issues that a foot doctor can take care of for you. Growth Removal One of the most common reasons that people will see a foot doctor is to have growths removed from their feet. These growths will include such issues as bunions, warts, calluses, and ingrown toenails. An ingrown toenail in particular is an issue that you will want to see your foot...

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How To Take Care Of A Sprained Ankle

Posted by on Apr 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are walking along and step on an uneven surface, twisting your ankle in a way that causes you a lot of pain, it is possible you have sprained your ankle. Making an appointment with a foot and ankle doctor is recommended to rule out fractures. If your doctor concludes you did not injure the bone, there are some ways to help relieve the pain and heal the ankle properly. Here are some tips to follow when you have sprained your ankle. Rest Your Ankle When you have an ankle sprain, the best way for it to heal is to stay off of it. Any...

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