When surgery is needed for hammertoes, new approaches make it even more successful. Our podiatrist explains.
Bunions are permanent unless they’re surgically corrected, but there are some easy things you can do to at home to relieve some of the pain and pressure on the toe joint.
Feet and ankle swelling is a common issue that you can often handle effectively without your doctor’s help. Here are six ways to reduce swelling and pain at home.
An ingrown toenail can be a painful experience — but if you know how to treat and prevent one, it could save you irritation and frustration later down the road.
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Walking and running are heart-healthy aerobic activities that almost anyone can do. A physical therapist explains how to find the best pair of shoes to support your feet through a workout.
If you have diabetes, you know how easy it is to injure your feet — without even realizing it.
You’ve laced up your brand new tennis shoes. But 10 minutes into your walk, you feel a painful rub. Your ankles start to burn with every footfall. The next day, the angry red skin is filled with fluid. Blisters! Here’s what you can do to treat and to prevent them from happening again.
If pain persists and you suspect a broken toe, resist the temptation to tape up your toe, take a bunch of pain relievers and ignore it.
What could be comfier than sinking into a pair of sheepskin boots in cold weather? Find out if shearling boots like UGG®, Bearpaw® or Emu® are good for your feet. Tap to reveal the answer.
Are some shoe types and styles better for children? Here are five tips from a foot and ankle surgeon on how properly select and fit shoes for your kids.