Arthritis is a painful condition affecting the joints. It can occur anywhere in the body but is more common in the hands, knees, hips, and feet. Different types of arthritis can develop in the toes and treatment will depend on … Read More
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Do you have thick or hardened layers of skin on different parts of your feet? If so, you most likely have calluses. These patches of hardened skin form when friction or pressure risk injuring the skin or the structures underneath … Read More
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of neuropathy in the feet, and this is called peripheral neuropathy when it occurs in the limbs. Neuropathy that is caused by diabetes is called diabetic neuropathy, and approximately 70% of patients with … Read More
Children can be just as susceptible to foot diseases and injuries as adults are. Because they are more active by nature, children are more at risk of acquiring trauma-related foot injuries; and because they are still growing, they are susceptible … Read More
A tendon is the strong, cord-like fibrous tissue that attaches a muscle to a bone. These tissues enable us to move our bones and muscles as we wish.
Pain can develop in our tendons due to an inflammation either around … Read More