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Quick Facts about Plantar Fasciitis

What is Plantar Fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. There is a thick piece of tissue that runs along the bottom of one’s foot that connects the heel bone to the toes, this is called the plantar fascia. When the plantar fascia gets inflamed it causes the discomfort

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Ingrown Toenails: Causes and Treatments

What are Ingrown Toenails? Ingrown toenails are a common condition in both men and women. It is where the toenail grows into the side of the flesh. Ingrown toenails are mostly seen in the big toe. Causes Improper foot hygiene (not cleaning feet, keeping them wet/damp) Cutting nails incorrectly Toenail injury (stubbing toe, dropping something

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What are Flat Feet?

Flat feet is a condition where one or both feet have little to no arch. In most cases people who have flat feet don’t experience significant problems or need treatment. Possible Causes and Risk Factors Genetics – sometimes flat feet runs in your genes Obesity Pregnancy Injuries to the foot or ankle Diabetes Aging High

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Importance of the COVID-19 Vaccine

It’s been a couple months since the first COVID-19 vaccine came out to the public. Many people are still debating whether or not they should receive the vaccination. If you are one of the people who is curious about the vaccine but hesitant to get it continue reading to learn more about some of the

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DaniPro Antifungal Infused Nail Polish

Fungal nails is more common than you would expect. Nail fungus is very easy to catch, especially in shared locations such as bathroom, pool, locker-rooms, and more. It is also easy to re-catch even after having it treated by your podiatrist. DaniPro Nail Polish is a special polish that helps prevent toenail fungus from recurring

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New Nails with Keryflex

Summertime is rapidly approaching. Do you want to wear flip flops/sandals and show off your toes but can’t because your nails are damaged, bruised, or brittle? Well Keryflex Nail Restoration might be the answer you are looking for. Keryflex Nail Restoration System is an alternative to acrylic nails. While the application process is similar to

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Foot Safety Tips for the Pool

Summer is right around the corner and the pools are opening back up! Continue reading to learn more about how to avoid foot hazards and how to properly care for your feet when swimming at the public pool. How to Avoid Infections & Communicable Diseases Wear flip flops/sandals in showers and other pool areas –

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Plantar Warts Require a Visit to a Podiatrist

A wart is a soft tissue condition caused by the human papillomavirus. When this virus enters your body through cracks or tiny cuts on the bottom of your feet, they can cause plantar warts. These small growths typically develop on your heels or other weight-bearing spots on your feet, which causes them to grow inward,

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