Whether they are toddlers just finding their balance or teens active in sports, children can experience many of the same foot conditions as adults. If you are a parent or caregiver, be on the lookout for any of the following … Read More
When was the last time you worried about getting a tumor on your foot? Chances are, you probably didn’t even know you could get a tumor on your foot. Unfortunately, your feet are just as prone to getting tumors as … Read More
A hyperextended knee is a fairly common knee injury characterized by the knee bending too far backward. While a hyperextended knee injury can happen to anyone, it is more common among athletes who have a higher risk of sudden and … Read More
One of the best parts of summer is walking barefoot through cool grass or on a warm beach. And if you can’t go barefoot, flip flops and sandals can be the next best thing. But just because it feels natural … Read More
Flimsy footwear like slippers, flip-flops, and sandals do not provide adequate support or benefit for the foot or ankle area, which is why they aren’t the ideal shoe for daily wear. They may be suitable for short stints in warm … Read More
Heel pain is very common. Most often, it occurs under or at the back of the heel, although it can also affect the sides of the heel.
Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of pain felt under the heel. … Read More
If you have pain in the lower leg that is primarily isolated along the shinbone (tibia), a doctor may diagnose you with having shin splints. The pain occurs between the knee and ankle in the front of the leg, and … Read More