How Long Does it Take for Achilles Tendonitis to Heal?
Posted on May 22nd, 2023 by mfamanage
What is Achilles Tendonitis? Achilles tendonitis is an inflammatory injury caused by overuse of the Achilles tendon. Common symptoms include an ache or severe pain above the heel or in the back of the leg, typically after walking, running, or sports activities. A person with Achilles tendonitis might also experience stiffness or tenderness in these […]
What is A Fallen Arch?
Posted on April 4th, 2023 by mfamanage
Collapsed arches, also known as flat feet or fallen arches, are a condition in which the arch of the foot touches the floor. This condition can be caused by injury or trauma, underdevelopment, age, or overuse. It can also be a secondary problem that arises due to another condition, such as diabetes, arthritis, or obesity. […]
How to Prevent Foot Fungus in Winter
Posted on March 20th, 2023 by mfamanage
Foot related fungal issues are something most people worry about during the summer months. Hot, humid weather provides the perfect conditions for fungus to grow. However, fungal infections are a risk anytime of the year. Winter weather may not seem like it offers the ideal conditions for athlete’s foot and other fungal infections to flourish, […]
How to Prevent Plantar Warts
Posted on February 23rd, 2023 by mfamanage
Approximately 10% of people experience plantar warts at some point in their life, so it is safe to assume that you know several people who have suffered from this skin condition. They are caused by Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and enter your skin through microscopic cuts or breaks on the bottom of your feet. Though it […]
Diabetic Foot Care: Proper Care for Your Feet at Home
Posted on January 18th, 2023 by mfamanage
Being diagnosed with diabetes presents its own unique set of complications and imposes restrictions on your day-to-day life. From complete dietary transformations and finger pricking to a whole new regimen of medication, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. One extremely important aspect of living with diabetes, that is too often overlooked, is proper foot care. Diabetes […]