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Is it Time to Visit Your Podiatrist in Boynton Beach?

Is it Time to Visit Your Podiatrist in Boynton Beach?

Many of us have never been to a Podiatrist in Boynton Beach, but in some cases, it is highly recommended, or even necessary for your health. A podiatrist specializes in problems that affect your feet and lower legs. They treat injuries, diagnose pain and other symptoms, and even provide ongoing treatment for conditions such as […]

All You Need to Know About Bunion Treatment Boynton Beach

All You Need to Know About Bunion Treatment Boynton Beach

Conditions that affect the feet are many and can range in severity and discomfort. The more serious conditions have the potential to impact your mobility and overall quality of life. If you’re like the majority of the adult population, your large or big toe likely leans in towards your smaller toes. While this doesn’t typically […]

How to Prevent the Thanksgiving Burn Out

How to Prevent the Thanksgiving Burn Out

Everyone is excited for Thanksgiving. Family in town, amazing food, and a time to give thanks. You are so excited in the festive mood, however by the time you get to great festive feast your legs are tired and  aching and you are purely exhausted from standing in the kitchen cooking. Hopefully, at least everyone […]

Cushioning a Callus

Cushioning a Callus

Isn’t it amazing that as a kid you had no calluses on your feet and now you have painful corns and calluses? Once you have them removed why do they keep coming back? They’re getting more painful as you age making it difficult for you to walk run and be active. A callus is a […]

Symptoms of a Broken Ankle

Symptoms of a Broken Ankle

A broken ankle is often referred to as a fracture. There are several ways this can occur, including dropping a heavy object on your foot or twisting your ankle which commonly happens during a fall. Typical symptoms that can occur are bruising on and around your ankle, in addition to pain and swelling. It may […]

Home Remedy for Cracked Heels

Home Remedy for Cracked Heels

It is easy to forget to pay special attention to the heels of your feet when moisturizing. If there is an insufficient amount of moisture in the heels of our feet, they can crack easily. You may be prone to cracked feet if you are often dehydrated, take very hot showers, or excessively scrub your […]

How Do Heel Spurs Develop?

How Do Heel Spurs Develop?

A heel spur is a regeneration of a bone that forms on the sole of the foot. Additionally, the development of this ailment can appear in the area where the Achilles tendon connects to the heel and may produce severe pain. In most cases, a heel spur will gradually develop, and is often caused by […]

Symptoms and Causes of Gout

Symptoms and Causes of Gout

If you are experiencing severe pain in the joints surrounding the big toe, you may have a condition referred to as gout. It’s considered to be a form of arthritis, and the symptoms include redness, swelling, and extreme tenderness. Gout is the result of a buildup of excess uric acid in the body, and typically […]