Today, the expert podiatrists at Foot & Ankle Associates of Cleveland want to focus on notable reasons for pain in the heel, other than plantar fasciitis.
March is National Nutrition Month, you can teach kids that good nutrition is important for their feet. If we want our feet to continue allowing us to stand, walk, run, and play sports, we’ve got to take in the right nutrients.
Would you be surprised to learn that diabetes is extremely damaging to your feet? High blood sugar damages nerves and blood vessels, which makes the feet especially vulnerable to two things: numbness and slow healing.
Viruses are responsible for many diseases, including the ones we often see like the common cold, influenza, and chickenpox. There are two main viruses that cause some common problems with your feet.
If you’ve got a bunion, chances are you’ve known it for a while. You’ve been watching it over time. Maybe it’s gotten worse, jutting out a little further from the base of your big toe.