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Fall Edition of Footprints

This back-to-school issue includes information on common foot conditions affecting children, and tips for parents on what to look for as children’s feet and ankles develop.

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Are Popular Sandals Causing Foot Problems in Men?

Footwear has come a long way since Roman armies conquered an empire wearing only sandals on their feet. But what is old is new again, as more and more men make sandals their summer footwear of choice. Along with the growing popularity of men’s sandals come more aches and pains for male feet. The wrong sandal could cause problems, including heel pain, Achilles tendonitis, pain in the big toe and

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Get Your Feet Ready for Sandal Season

Seeing your feet exposed in sandals this summer may raise questions about what could be ailing your feet. Here are some common conditions to watch for and guidance on when to consult our office for proper treatment: Bunion If you have a bump on the side of your big toe, it could be a bunion. Bunions are often genetic; however, improper shoes, such as high heels or shoes with a

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Keep Your Kids’ Feet & Ankles Safe This Summer

Kids’ Feet & Ankle Safety While your kids may love to go barefoot during the summer, doing so may expose their feet to numerous potential injuries that can ruin the rest of the season for them. Follow these tips to keep your kids on their feet all summer long. What lies hidden in the grass, dirt or sand can wreak havoc on bare feet. Nails, shards of glass, discarded toothpicks,

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Footprints Patient eNewsletter: Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis is a common foot malady, and treatment options run the gamut from conservative care to surgery in some cases.

Read the February Footprints PDF newsletter for more about plantar fasciitis such as the symptoms, common causes, and treatment options.

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Achilles Tendon Injuries – Fall Edition of the Footprints Newsletter

APMA Footprints Fall 2018

As fall begins, so does an increase in injuries due to sports activity kicking into high gear. From students to pros, athletes often struggle with Achilles tendon injuries. With that in mind, Footprints spoke to American Podiatric Medical Association members Patrick DeHeer, DPM, and Alex Kor, DPM, to learn more about how these injuries happen and how your podiatrist can treat them.

 

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