Heel spurs can be very painful and may mimic the same pain as plantar fasciitis. It is a pain in the heel that is caused by excessive bone growth on the heel that rubs on the nerves, joints, and other areas of the foot. Heel spurs can happen to both men and women, although they can occur more often in women. Read on for symptoms and treatment options. Heel Spur Symptoms Read More»
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A foot doctor could tell you many of the reasons why your ankle sprain refuses to heal. However, if you don’t want to visit an orthopedist and you are almost sure your ankle is going to be normal again on its own, have a look over the next few paragraphs. Try and understand what’s happening with your body when it’s so badly hurt. A sprained ankle is always painful, that’s for sure. Read More»
If you have flat feet you likely do not have any pain. You still need to take care of the problem, however, or you will have a lot of pain down the road. Below is some information about flat feet, the causes of this problem, what will happen if you don’t get them treated, and the types of treatment available. Flat Feet Flat feet are also known as fallen arches. If you have this condition the arch of your feet will come directly in contact with the floor while you are standing. Read More»
If your shoes hurt your feet or feel uncomfortable when you wear them, you might go barefoot to keep the pain at bay. Although going barefoot can alleviate the tension in your feet, it may not be good on your heels. Here’s how going barefoot can potentially cause your heels to hurt. Is Going Barefoot Bad For Your Heels? If you’re like many other people, your feet may not feel comfortable in shoes. Read More»
Athlete’s foot can cause pretty intense itching and soreness between your toes and even on the base of your foot. Caused by fungi, this condition can be pretty stubborn and difficult to get rid of! If you’ve been treating athlete’s foot with over-the-counter antifungal creams for a few weeks but are still experiencing symptoms, it’s time to kick your treatment into high gear. Here are some tips to help you finally get rid of that stubborn fungus. Read More»