Category Archives: footcare

What Causes Bunions?

26 Feb

Bunions

Bunions are not only unsightly but can be painful even to the point where wearing shoes is unbearable. The technical name for a bunion is value valgus and appear when years of…

How to Buy Healthy, Comfortable Shoes

10 Apr

comfortable shoes

Buying good, comfortable shoes will reduce or eliminate foot pain and also prevent future problems from developing. Good shoes can also reduce the stress on your knees, hips and…

Winter Foot Care Guide

19 Feb

 

winter foot care

The Winter months wreak havoc on the skin. The air is cold and blistering while indoors it’s warm and dry. This combination leads to dry skin and moisture in our wet…

The Basics of Foot Care for Diabetics

14 Jun

diabetic foot care

Proper footwear is an important part of an overall treatment program for people with diabetes, even for those in the earliest stages of the disease. If there is any evidence of…

Easy Ways To Prevent Children’s Foot Problems

24 Apr

children's feet

It’s never too early to be concerned about your child’s foot care. Children’s feet are often overlooked. Children with strong, healthy feet often avoid many kinds of lower extremity…

Signs You May Need Orthotics

24 Dec

orthotics

Orthotics, also called orthoses, are devices that are worn in shoes to correct foot and ankle problems without surgery. Orthotics can be very helpful for a variety of foot ailments,…