Posts Categorized: Foot Care Articles

What Is A Bunion, Mom?

Teenage girls and women who are self-conscious about their feet may be hiding them for a good reason: bunions. If you start hearing questions from the teenager in your life such as “what is a bunion?”, it is smart to start investigating the matter with the podiatrist. Bunions can lead to a whole host of […]

What is Morton’s Neuroma?

Morton’s Neuroma (also known as Morton’s Metatarsalgia or Morton’s disease) is a condition that occurs in the foot—most often between the 3rd and 4th toes—where the tissue thickens around the nerves leading to the toes. Frequent or constant pressure to this area of the foot will cause the formation of a benign tumor or what […]

Insoles for Kids

As parents, we are instinctively aware of our children’s needs.  When it comes to the proper development of a foot arch as a toddler, support for our bustling youth on the athletic fields, or even our teen whom is transitioning into adulthood, we want what is best in footcare for our kids. Yet the hardest […]

High Heels: Why You Shouldn’t Wear Them

Women have known for years that high heels are not good for their feet, and most will not deny that they can be extremely uncomfortable. Still, high heels remain an important fashion piece! It is understandable that women choose to wear heels, but it is also important to realize the potential damage that high heels […]