Freckles and Moles

Color, size, growth. These are the three main areas to look out for when it comes to checking your freckles and moles. If you notice any changes or they fall outside the following perimeters, it may need to be examined and biopsied to rule out any skin cancers.  Let’s look closer at a cancer called […]

4 Common Foot Skin Problems and Their Treatments

Plantar Warts Cause

Many people tend to ignore foot skin problems because the issues seem to be only skin-deep (get it?). However, some issues can evolve from a tiny concern to a more serious condition. This is why you should make it a habit to consult a foot doctor regarding any issues. Whether big or small. Those who […]

What’s Causing Your Heel Pain?

Causing Heel Pain

Most people experience heel pain at some point. In fact, it is a common type of foot pain. For some, it can be a temporary occurrence, but for others, the pain can persist or extend for periods and re-occur from time to time. This can be quite disturbing for people who are often on their […]

National Foot Health Awareness Month

What is the best way to stay aware of the health of your feet? The most important part of taking care of your feet is to keep your eyes on them! Occasionally checking between your toes and looking under your feet for any abnormalities is very important. You never know when a new freckle, wound, […]

Plantar Warts- What You Need To Know

Do you have warts on your feet but are unsure of what type of wart it is? We will be looking closely at plantar warts in this blog. Plantar warts can appear in a few different ways. One look that plantar warts take on is small, pinpoint, black spots on the bottom of your feet. […]

Common Swimming Injuries- Foot and Ankle

“No running by the pool!” Running and slick, wet surfaces don’t go together. Many falls that cause breaks and fractures occur outside of the pool. Keep the racing and playing to inside the water. Read on to learn more about common injuries that can happen to swimmers.  Achilles tendonitis is a common injury among swimmers […]

What are Plantar Warts and How Do You Treat Them?

Painful Plantar Warts Type

Taking care of your health means addressing your concerns, some of them being visible observations such as skin marks. Now you need to remember that having such markings is normal, but not when it can cause harm or pain. Plantar warts are examples of skin marks that can be painful and difficult to deal with. […]

Feet During Pregnancy

First things first. If you are noticing sudden swelling of your feet while you are pregnant, this could be a sign of pre-eclampsia and you should contact your doctor. Is some swelling normal during pregnancy though? Yes! What else can happen to your feet while you’re pregnant? Continue reading to learn more.  YOUR FEET CAN […]

Plantar Fasciitis and Why You Should See a Doctor Right Away

Plantar Fasciitis Pain Symptoms

Many people walk around every single day of their lives with some pain in their feet. While some individuals may simply disregard this and go about their way, there are numerous persons out there who have had enough of living with pain. There are even unlucky ones who have experienced getting their activities disrupted. If […]

Sprains, Twists & Breaks, Oh My!

What’s the difference between a sprain and a break? The most common area to be sprained is the ankle. A sprain occurs when the ligaments that support the bones of the ankle are torn or stretched. If you have sprained your ankle, you may notice a throbbing pain, swelling, or bruising. The difference between a […]