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The Gift of Mobility: 5 Reasons to Give Your Parents Orthotics

By |2018-08-08T15:44:01+00:00May 31st, 2018|Foot Problems|

Are your parents somewhat sedentary? Is their balance poor? Do they complain of unexplained pain in their hips, backs, or knees, unrelated to injury or disease? The source of discomfort could be their feet! Here are five ways orthotics can enhance your parents' mobility. Orthotics Provide a Stable Foundation Orthotics are [...]

Improve Circulation and Strengthen Legs and Feet with these Simple Exercises

By |2018-05-16T09:30:55+00:00May 16th, 2018|Foot Problems|

During the month of May, we celebrate Older American's Month. This is a time when we can all tip our hat to the contributions that older adults have made to our nation. It's also a time for looking into activities you can engage in, regardless of your age, to improve your physical [...]

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Diabetics: Step Up Your Foot Care Regimen

By |2018-04-30T09:30:44+00:00April 30th, 2018|Diabetic Foot|

Maintaining proper care of your feet is important to everyone, but is especially vital if you suffer from diabetes. An appropriate foot care regimen is necessary for diabetics, as this disease has the potential to cause loss of feeling in the feet resulting from poor blood circulation. Small wounds and ulcers [...]

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Make Sure Your Toddler is Ready to Walk and Run

By |2018-04-16T09:30:38+00:00April 16th, 2018|Foot Problems|

Toddlers tend to be bundles of energy. When they begin to take their first steps, it’s only a matter of time before they’re happily scampering around at home. Keeping your toddler’s feet healthy is a must. Here are some important tips to keep in mind. Toddler Foot Care Be sure keep [...]

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Attention Runners: Don’t Ignore Black/Bruised Toenails

By |2018-03-30T09:30:55+00:00March 30th, 2018|Foot Problems|

In order for runners to maintain peak performance, they must take good care of their feet. If you happen to suffer from black/bruised toenails, don't wait to seek the proper treatment. After a while, the pain and discomfort may become impossible to ignore. For some people, the unsightly appearance of their [...]

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Best Practices for Runners

By |2018-03-16T09:30:57+00:00March 16th, 2018|Foot Care and Health|

Tips to Avoid Foot Pain and Injury There is no doubt that most every runner eventually experiences some type of foot injury while jogging. In fact, according to a post on New York Times, about 80 percent of all runners are injured every year. The majority of injuries are triggered from overuse [...]

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Get Relief from Bunion Pain before Flip Flop Season

By |2018-02-28T09:30:40+00:00February 28th, 2018|Foot Problems|

The pain from a bunion can be very intense. In fact, the discomfort can be so strong that it prevents you from doing everyday activities such as riding a bicycle or walking. However, if you suffer from bunion pain you can actually get relief before flip-flop season. What is a Bunion? [...]

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Flat Feet Can Cause a Variety of Problems

By |2018-02-14T09:30:49+00:00February 14th, 2018|Foot Problems|

Whether you are standing in line to see a new movie premier or strolling around downtown Atlanta, your feet are always hard at work. If you happen to have flat feet, simple everyday activities can become quite uncomfortable. Here are some of the most common problems that can be contributed to [...]

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What Causes Callused Feet?

By |2018-01-30T15:32:11+00:00January 30th, 2018|Foot Problems|

If you’re on your feet for most of the day, callused feet can be quite bothersome and sometimes painful. Granting, the condition can be caused by a variety of issues with treatment often done at home or by a foot specialist. A callus is identified by how it looks. According to WebMD, [...]

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Visible Signs of Aging Legs

By |2018-01-15T12:25:10+00:00January 15th, 2018|Conditions|

As we get older it is common to have visible signs of aging legs. In fact, it becomes more challenging to keep your legs looking and feeling healthy as you grow older. However, visible signs of aging legs can help determine possible health issues and also help with prevention. Arthritis Arthritis [...]

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