Exploring The Link Between Diabetes and Podiatry

4 Ways To Ease Your Bunions Without Surgery

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It is hard to wear your favorite pair of shoes when you have bunions. A bunion is a bump that forms on the joint at the bottom of your big toe. If this condition is making your life unbearable, then it is time to seek treatment. Here are four treatment options to consider before resorting to surgery. Protect Your Bump with Pads A gel-filled or moleskin pad protects your bunion. This pad works by minimizing the pressure from wearing your shoes.…

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Can You Treat A Bunion Without Surgery?

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A bunion is a bulge of bone that juts out from the inner line of the foot near the base of the big toe. Bunions form when the bone of the big toe pushes the largest bone in the foot (known as the first metatarsal) out away from the foot. Bunions generally run in families, but they’re more prominent in people who have arthritis and in people who wear shoes that unnaturally narrow the foot.…

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Four Signs That It's Time To Visit A Podiatrist

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When it comes to managing your health, you know that seeing a chiropractor for back pain and visiting a massage therapist for relaxation are ways to keep your body feeling good. To take ownership over the health of your feet, it’s important to include a podiatrist among your ensemble of health practitioners. Podiatrists can help your feet and ankles in numerous ways, which can drastically improve your quality of life. Not sure when you should schedule an appointment with this foot expert?…

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