5 Reasons You Should Visit A Podiatrist

152 1527174770 5reasonpodSome people have a limited idea of what a podiatrist does (“I didn’t know you take care of that!”) and as a result are surprised about what help is available for people of all ages.  Here’s a list of reasons it’s best to see your favorite podiatrist. Pain.  Pain is never normal—heel pain, arch pain, painful bunions, hammertoes, corns and calluses. Skin conditions.  Warts, rashes,…

Supportive Shoes for Standing

22284944 S Desk Exercise Stretching Male Office ComputerYou don’t have to be an older adult to have foot, ankle, knee, or hip problems from your job that requires you to stand all day. Those who work in healthcare, food service, or retail know all too well, how worn out the feet and legs can become at the end of a long shift. In order to survive the day-to-day, make sure you have…

Reasons Your Feet Might Swell

8903748 Senior Man Massaging His Aching Feet With His Hands“Why are my feet so swollen?” At the end of some days, you might notice that your feet are larger than they were when you woke up this morning. If you’ve been on your feet all day, whether from a job that requires standing or from walking all day, there’s a good chance that your feet will be a bit swollen. A slight swelling of…

Don’t Sweat Your Hyperhidrosis!

42906081 Close Up Of A Man Smelling His Running Shoe.Everyone gets a little bit sweaty when the nerves kick in. It’s also normal to drip sweat during a difficult workout. But how much sweat is too much? Ask yourself some of the following questions: Do you sweat a lot, even when you are not nervous or stressed? Do you sweat even when the temperature is cool? Do you sweat when you are at rest?…

Just Growing Pains or Actual Foot Problems?

86163282 Foot Injury First Aid, The Woman Checks The Baby's FootAs your child continues to grow taller and stronger, they may experience what we commonly call “growing pains”. But did you know that there is no evidence that growth causes pain? So what’s going on when your child complains of aches and pains in the legs and is sometimes even woken up by it? Well, it’s most likely the body’s way of telling your child…