Arch supports, also known as orthotic inserts or insoles, are specialized devices designed to provide additional support and cushioning to the arches of your feet. These custom-made or prefabricated inserts can play a crucial role in promoting foot comfort, improving … Read More
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Arthritis can affect any joint in the body, including the weight-bearing joints in the feet and ankles. Arthritis is distinct in that it causes chronic inflammation, which slowly erodes the protective cartilage over the joints.
There are some studies that … Read More
Being overweight should be something to fight against. It is not about how you look, but the impact of the excess weight on your health. Studies show that excess weight increases your risk for chronic diseases. Not only that, but … Read More
Rest and recovery play a fundamental role in the effective management of posterior tibial tendonitis, a condition characterized by inflammation of the posterior tibial tendon that runs along the inner side of the ankle and foot. This tendon supports and … Read More
Diabetic ulcers are a problem for patients with diabetes. Uncontrolled blood glucose levels can cause damage to the nerves, which can slow wound healing, and a small scrape or scratch can easily lead to the formation of ulcers.
Proper diabetic … Read More
In the world of sports, the foot bears a significant load. Its intricate structures have 26 bones, 33 joints, and more than a hundred muscles, tendons, and ligaments. With such complexity, it’s no surprise that foot injuries are a common … Read More