Tips for Healthier Feet in the New Year

34580064 Feet Of A Family Sticking Out From The QuiltThe holidays are coming to a close, and now it’s time to ring in the New Year! Whether you’re staying home with family or celebrating with friends at a party, remember to stay safe and keep your feet comfortable. After all, they’ve worked hard for you all year in 2018! So how will you keep them healthy and in tip-top shape in the New Year?…

The Dangers of Diabetic Ulcers

24176226 Gauze Bandage The Foot,treating Patients With Foot UlcersAfter a diagnosis of diabetes, there are a lot of things to think about: maintaining blood sugar levels, improving eating habits, removing unhealthy habits, and making lifestyle changes to keep healthy. With all the possible major complications, such as kidney issues, neuropathy, and even eyesight issues, you’ll have to be careful of diabetic ulcers as well. About ulcers: An ulcer is a skin problem such…

Winter Boots for Your Family

54406533 The Boots In Snow WinterIf you haven’t already, dust off those winter boots! The winter weather can cause quite a chill from the top of your head to the tips of your toes. Keeping your feet warm can help warm up the entire body, so why resist wearing those boots? First things first. How are your old boots? They may only be a year old if you bought them…

Supporting Senior Feet

10010434 Senior Lady Holding Stair Rail In PorchIf you have recently begun to live with older loved ones or if they plan to move in with you soon, there are a few things to consider for their foot care. Seniors need a little bit more care because of the many problems they can experience in their feet. From arthritis and gout to osteoporosis and hip problems, the risk of injury or pain…

Use It or Lose It!

Use It Or Lose ItThe end of the year is fast approaching (it seems too fast!) and time is running out for utilizing the remaining benefits of your HSA and FSA accounts. These benefits can be used for any products or services not typically covered by your insurance plans. Examples are our Quadrastep, Footstep and LittleStep orthotics, along with custom orthotics not covered by insurance plans. This also applies…