The Truth About Psoriasis

44708742 Tablet With The Diagnosis Psoriasis On The DisplayJust as sure as the total eclipse cast a shadow across the United States this month, the truth about disease can sometimes be obscured. Because August is Psoriasis Awareness Month, all of us at Foot & Ankle Associates of Cleveland want to cast the light of truth on this misunderstood disease that can affect the skin of your feet.   TRUTH: There is no cure…

Wear High Heels, But Do It Wisely and Safely

49747921 Woman With Injured FootHigh heels aren’t going away anytime soon. Women all over the world love them for their ability to give an outfit a bit of je-ne-sais-quoi, which is French for that special little something we can’t always name. Maybe we should name it “sexiness,” or a relatively easy way to instantly insert some high fashion into your day.   We get it, ladies. High heels can…

It’s National I Love My Feet Day! Love, Honor, and Cherish Your Feet

53759591 S Ankle Barefoot Beach Bracelet Feet Foot Healthy Walk Legs Leg Nails Nail Ocean Outdoors Sand Sea Skin Step Sun Toes Walk Walking Water Wave Waves WetWhen was the last time you stopped, looked down at your feet, and said, “Thanks, dudes!”? Probably never – at least not so directly. But we should be very direct! Address your feet head-on and tell them you love them – especially on August 17, otherwise known as National I Love My Feet Day. Make some promises to your feet for the future, just as…

5 Sports that are Easy on Your Feet

29990510 Happy Senior Couple Bathing In Swimming Pool Holding Their Thumbs UpEver taken a close look at a runner’s foot? The ends of the toes have calluses on them from constant slamming against sneakers. Blisters torment the toes as well, and when they break, the skin peels off in chunks. Toenails frequently turn black and fall off from all the trauma. Runners’ feet are not a pretty sight! Other sports are really hard on your feet…

4 Problems That Plague Athlete’s Feet

37952608 Group Of Athletes Runs During The Rainy MarathonGot sports? Then you’ve got injuries. No matter what sport you’re into, injuries are something you share with athletes all over the world. And whether you compete in the pool or on the field, road, track, or diamond, you’re putting demands on your feet that can leave you aching for relief from a bunch of conditions. Here are 4 that are common across the board:…