Justin’s Happy Face

Little Justin (3 years old) is just finishing a treatment program for a wart on one foot.  At the end of each treatment, I cut up a piece of moleskin to cover it up and drew a happy face on it.  Done once, he’s insisted on it each time.  Well, the wart is gone now and got a BIG piece of moleskin with a BIG…

A Look at Painful Plantar Warts

16.plantarwartPlantar warts are benign growths that develop on the bottom of your feet caused by direct contact with the human papilloma virus (HPV) — the same virus that causes warts on other areas of the body. Some people are more susceptible than others to HPV, and not everyone will develop plantar warts if they come into contact with the virus. Individuals with weak immune systems…