Information about how COVID-19 spreads have changed rapidly over the past few months. The WHO and CDC have examined new data, their recommendations have evolved. Both now advise face masks for anyone out in public. The state of Ohio also recommends the wearing of face masks to help prevent the spread of the virus. All […]
At Foot & Ankle Associates of Cleveland, we’re putting the focus on men in June – it’s Men’s Health Month! So there’s no better time to encourage men to take better care of their feet. Here are six great ways to accomplish this: Get a pedicure. Guys, you may not have been aching for Ohio […]
Podiatrists all over the globe have noted a marked increase in the number of patients with shoe-related foot pain over the last several weeks. From San Francisco to London, Johannesburg to Sydney, and even in our corner of the world serving Portage, Geauga, Cuyahoga, and Summit Counties – feet have been the unsuspecting victim of […]
Many people make the mistake of skipping over their feet when applying suntan lotion. Skin cancer, however, can affect all parts of your feet, according to Dr. Megan L. Oltmann and Dr. Craig B. Frey, our expert podiatrists here at Foot & Ankle Associates of Cleveland.
A diet rich in a variety of foods is best for our bodies, from our heads to our toes, inside and out. Skin looks and feels better when we eat well. Our digestive system works more smoothly. Our bones, joints, tendons, and muscles remain strong and supple.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Foot & Ankle Associates of Cleveland has been open for our patients who need urgent care. Emergency podiatric conditions pose an immediate threat to your health and include Broken bones Sudden changes, such as swelling or numbness Wounds that aren’t healing – especially important for our patients with diabetes Constant pain […]
Working from home isn’t going away as long as the global pandemic persists. Here are some tips to help improve your physical and mental well-being while working from home.
Planting vegetables into individual containers puts deliciousness right outside your back door or on your patio or balcony. It’s fun, easy, cost-saving, and space-saving.
If your heels are dry and cracked, if your toenails are so long that you’d be more comfortable wearing shoes ½ a size bigger than usual, if you’ve got hard calluses building up on your toes, AND you don’t have diabetes, then treat yourself to an at-home pedicure.
Doctors worldwide have recently announced a new symptom of the disease: skin lesions on feet and toes. This skin condition is called “COVID toes.”