Causes of Heel Pain

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What Could Be Causing Your Heel Pain? Do you ever find yourself walking on your toes because it’s too painful to plant your heel? Has your heel been sore for a while, but you just aren’t sure what’s causing the pain? Here’s a quick look at some of the causes of heel pain, why they […]

Common Foot Problems

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Common Foot Problems that May be Ailing You Do you feel like there’s something wrong with your foot? It’s sore or itchy, but you just can’t seem to figure out what the problem is. Then it may be time for you to seek counsel from your podiatrist. But before you book a consultation, here are […]

Dealing With Bunions

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What’s the Best Way of Dealing with Bunions? Are you prone to bunions? Maybe they develop because of the shoes you wear or maybe you’re unlucky and they run in your family. Either way, bunions aren’t something that you have to live with forever. But before you try some drastic home remedy, here’s a quick […]

Dealing With Foot Warts

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How to Deal with Foot Warts Do you have a wart or warts on your feet, but you don’t know how to get rid of them? You may be surprised to learn that, in most cases, you should be able to treat those pesky warts by yourself. Here’s a quick look at the different types […]

Running on Pavement

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Running on Pavement: How Bad Is It For Your Feet? Any avid runner has weighed in on the debate: which surface is best for running? The science aside, you probably have a personal preference, or are even limited by your immediate surroundings. For many of us, convenience is the deciding factor—and that means running on […]

Athlete’s Foot

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What is Athlete’s Foot? Athlete’s foot is a fungal infection caused by the tinea fungus, and is usually found between the toes. Its medical name is tinea pedis– ringworm of the feet. It most commonly affects those who are highly active, and thus prone to having sweaty feet confined within tight shoes often and for […]