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Podiatrists Can Heal Heel Pain!

Podiatrists Can Heal Heel Pain!

Dreading those first few steps in the morning or at the end of the day?  While the pain is worse first and last thing in the day, it can also be triggered from long periods of standing or when you get up from sitting. Interesting, the pain can be slight to non-existent during periods of exercise. Sounds familiar? You could be suffering from a condition called Plantar Fasciitis. What is Plantar Fasciitis? Plantar Fasciitis...

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Heel Pain

Heel Pain

Heel pain is one of the most common conditions treated by podiatrists.  It is often a message from the body that something is in need of medical attention.  Pain that occurs right after an injury or early in an illness may play a protective role, often warning us about the damage we have suffered. Who gets heel pain? The greatest incidence of heel pain is seen in middle-aged men and women.  It is seen in those who take...

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Diabetic Foot Care

Diabetic Foot Care

When we think of Diabetes it is easy to focus on sugars as the biggest concern. But did you know that Diabetes can affect a range of other structures throughout the body including the eyes, kidneys and the feet? Diabetes can have a great impact on the blood supply, nerves and structure of the feet and lower limb if not managed properly. It is important to consider: Diabetic understanding and knowledge Attitudes and...

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