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Hurting for Fashion: the Effects of High Heels

Posted on September 15th, 2020 by mfamanage

Many people adore the way a high heel punctuates a fashion moment. The origin of high heel wearing dates back centuries, first rising to prominence in style on the feet of aristocratic men. While wearing a heel may make a person feel more powerful, there are many negative health effects to be aware of. Body […]

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All About Aging Feet

Posted on August 20th, 2020 by mfamanage

With time, age affects all parts of the body, including your hard-working feet! There are many signs of aging to be aware of. With special care at home and from a foot doctor around Chicago, you may be able to stave these effects off for additional years. How Do Feet Change With Age? Shoe size. […]

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What Causes Yellow Feet?

Posted on July 21st, 2020 by mfamanage

Oftentimes, having yellow feet is nothing more than a result of pressure and friction from everyday activities. Some may be asking, “when do I know that having yellow feet is a sign of something more?” Mitchel Foot and Ankle is here to answer some of these questions and let you know when it may be […]

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Walking Barefoot: When to Do it & What to Know

Posted on June 15th, 2020 by mfamanage

Is it OK to go barefooted? That’s a question many foot doctors around Chicago are asked, and it’s one without an easy answer. When Kids Go Barefoot As toddlers, we likely took our first steps barefooted. Some pediatric specialists actually encourage letting children learn to walk barefooted because shoes, they insist, affect the way children […]

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Recognizing Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on May 10th, 2020 by mfamanage

  May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Most people are aware that the sun’s dangerous UV rays can damage their skin and cause skin cancer. Using an appropriately graded sunblock can help prevent many common forms of skin cancer. You might think that because your feet are usually covered by socks and shoes that they […]

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