Athlete’s Foot is one of the more common issues when it comes to discussing foot hygiene and foot health, but many people don’t know exactly what it is or even that they might be at risk of developing it. In fact, anyone who wears socks or shoes most the day, anyone who frequently visits a […]
Posts Categorized: Medical Foot Conditions
What is Sever’s disease? Sever’s disease occurs in children when the part of the heel that is still growing, the growth plate, is injured. The foot is one of the first body parts in children to grow to full size. Typically this occurs in early puberty. During this time, bones often grow faster than surrounding muscles and tendons. […]
Hallux Rigidus and Hallux Limitus are the same foot disorder but at different stages of development. The condition brings on limited motion to the big toe or a stiff toe. When movement is restricted by a bone spur that restricts upper movement of the toe. When the joint is capable of motion, the condition is Hallux Limitus. However, […]
Arch Supports are specially designed apparatus that are placed in shoes to provide additional support for the arch of the foot. When people usually hear the word arch support a few things come to mind like the idea that they are only for flat feet, or are bulky and plastic like, and that they are only to […]
Several years ago a podiatrist recommended me the Pedag Viva Orthotic Arch Support Insoles. The difference I immediately felt was tremendous. It was at that moment I realized I had been suffering from foot pain.