Do you hate the way your feet look? You're not alone. Feet take a lot of beating, day in and day out, and by the time you're 30 or 40, the stress they have been through can really start to show. But rest assured, you can feel confident wearing sandals once again. Here are three cosmetic procedures a podiatrist or plastic surgeon can perform to improve the appearance of your feet. [Read More]
3 Ways Aging Can Negatively Affect Your Feet
Your feet are placed under a tremendous amount of stress over the course of a lifetime. The feet bear much of the weight during standing, walking, running, and exercising. Because of this excessive wear and tear, the aging process can be especially detrimental to the feet. You can work closely with your podiatrist to help identify some simple ways to combat the negative effects of aging on your feet in the future. [Read More]
Heel Pain Woes: Why Does It Hurt So Much To Place Pressure On Your Feet?
If it hurts too much to walk, or even place any type of pressure on your feet, you might think you have plantar fasciitis. Although plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain, it isn't always the case. Heel pain can be a result of fat pad atrophy or entrapped nerves. Knowing more about these two possible causes of heel pain can help you treat your discomfort better. Why Do Your Heels Hurt When You Walk? [Read More]
3 Ways To Take Great Care Of Your Feet This Summer
Make sure that you treat your feet right this summer. Your feet are what keep you going, so you want to make sure that you avoid injuring or hurting your feet this summer. Buy Shoes That Are Comfortable One of the most important ways you can make sure that you take care of your feet this summer is by purchasing shoes that are both comfortable and supportive. Go for shoes that are made of soft fabrics and will not rub up against your skin. [Read More]