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May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Published on May 4th, 2020

By now, most people are aware of the impact that the sun’s UV rays have on skin. Avoiding exposing your skin to harmful rays and applying sunscreen can help reduce your risk of skin cancer. When it comes to skin cancer of the feet, which are often protected from the sun by socks and shoes, […]

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How Feet Change with Age

Published on April 23rd, 2020

It’s a fact of life that as we grow older, the flashier, less-practical shoes of our youth must be replaced with more sensible footwear. Many people of a certain age will notice that their shoe size has changed over the years, and that even a slight heel can cause unbearable discomfort. Today we’ll talk about […]

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How to Take Care of an Ingrown Toenail

Published on March 25th, 2020

If the border of your toenail is digging painfully into your skin, you are likely suffering from an ingrown toenail. These most often occur on the big toe but can also affect any other toes. Sometimes, the cause is something as simple as incorrect footwear or trimming techniques. For other individuals, ingrown toenails may be […]

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All About Itchy Feet

Published on February 25th, 2020

If you’ve got feet, there’s a good chance you’ve experienced foot itchiness at one point or another. But when is itchiness a sign of a more serious condition? Today we’ll explore some common reasons for itchiness. Types of Itchiness Itchiness, or pruritus, can be categorized into four different categories: Systemic pruritus results from a generalized issue […]

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Winter and Your Feet: 5 Tips to Keep them Warm and Healthy When the Temperature Drops

Published on January 16th, 2020

We put a lot of weight, literally, on our feet every day, and by the time we’re 50 most of us will have walked about 75,000 miles. It should come as no surprise that foot pain is something experienced by millions of Americans, especially during winter months. From dry, cracked skin to sprained ankles and […]

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