A Foot to Stand On

How Cosmetic Toe Surgeries Can Relieve Pain From Other Foot Problems

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While cosmetic toe surgeries can be used to achieve an aesthetic result for patients, they also provide health benefits. Toe surgeries can help people with conditions like brachymetatarsia and people prone to corns and hammertoes. Read on to learn more about toe lengthening and shortening and how these procedures can help relieve pain. Toe Lengthening for People with Brachymetatarsia Brachymetatarsia is a condition that causes growth disturbances in the bones of the foot, thus causing short toes.…

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Preventing And Treating Athlete's Foot

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Athlete’s foot is a common form of fungal infection that is typically seen between the toes. In addition to minimizing the chance of infection and avoiding cross-contamination, treating the infection promptly can prevent significant irritation. Reduce Moisture Fungus thrives in moist environments, so having moist feet, especially between the toes, can make you susceptible to developing athlete’s foot. The two major issues with foot moisture come from not drying your feet properly after bathing and sweaty feet.…

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These Habits Might Be Irritating Your Plantar Fascia

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Plantar fasciitis can be really hard to shake once it sets in. That nagging pain and pulling sensation from your heel to your arch can make it tough to walk around, let along run or exercise. So many patients partially recover with rest, but then their plantar fasciitis comes back. If you’ve had this experience, you need to carefully look at your habits and lifestyle and determine what you’re doing to irritate your foot.…

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