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Arch Pain Causes and Treatments

Last updated: 09/16/2020

Arch pain is the term used to describe symptoms that occur under the arch of the foot. When a patient has arch pain they usually have inflammation of the soft-tissues within...

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5 Ways Healthcare Workers Can Care For Their Feet

Last updated: 09/16/2020

If you work in healthcare, odds are you’re on your feet for the vast majority of your shift. Over time, all this stress on your feet is going to take its toll, and you’re going...

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Painful Hardware After Foot Surgery

Last updated: 09/16/2020

Surgical hardware like screws and plates are designed to spur healing and stabilize bones, but they don’t always produced the intended effect. Inserting hardware is an imperfect...

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Preventing and Treating Stress Fractures Of The Foot

Last updated: 09/15/2020

You use your feet every single day, and they are exposed to stress with every step you take. This stress and pressure is amplified every time you run, exercise or play sports,...

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Are Nerve Problems Causing Your Foot Pain?

Last updated: 09/15/2020

Pain on the top of your foot or through your arch might be nerve-related. While many forms of foot pain come from joints and tendons, occasionally the source of foot pain is a...

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Tendonitis of the Foot and Ankle

Last updated: 09/15/2020

ne of the most common causes of foot or ankle pain is tendonitis. The muscles of the leg, foot, and ankle are anchored to the bone by tendons, which are strong, cord-like...

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Computerized adaptive testing system may provide more efficient assessment of outcomes

Last updated: 09/15/2020

O’Neil JT, et al. Application of computerized adaptive testing to the foot & ankle ability measure. Presented at: American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting; Sept....

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Is it safe for athletes to wear masks while exercising?

Last updated: 09/14/2020

Earlier this summer, an ICU doctor in the United Kingdom ran nearly 22 miles while wearing a cotton mask and monitoring his oxygen levels. What Tom Lawton found was his blood...

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Solutions for Dealing With Flat Feet

Last updated: 09/14/2020

ery Flat foot surgery may be an option for painful flat feet that have not improved with other measures.4 Surgery for flat feet can be relatively simple or extremely...

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Natural Remedies for Fungal Nail Infections

Last updated: 09/14/2020

Nail fungus remedies are sometimes used to treat fungal infections in the toenails or fingernails.1 Also referred to as onychomycosis, nail fungus is often difficult to treat...

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