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What High Heels Are Doing To Your Feet

Last updated: 11/24/2020

High heels are fashionable foot options, but they also take a significant toll on a person’s feet. Excessive heel wearing can create problems for different parts of your feet,...

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How To Treat A Sesamoid Fracture In Your Foot

Last updated: 11/23/2020

Your sesamoid bones are a small section of bones that are embedded in a tendon in your foot. More precisely, they are two pea-sized bones that are located in the ball of a...

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Reduce Costs And Improve Outcomes By Measuring Individual Physician Care

Last updated: 11/23/2020

Data collection and interpretation are critical pieces in the forward progress of the U.S. healthcare system, especially as performance-based payment models become more popular....

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A Closer Look At Mortality After Lower Extremity Amputation

Last updated: 11/23/2020

Are we saving lives by preventing major amputation? Does major amputation hasten death in patients with diabetes in comparison to limb salvage? Currently, it is evident that...

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Socioeconomic Factors Influencing Self-management of Diabetic Foot Ulcer

Last updated: 11/23/2020

The title of the current ANS featured article is “I Cannot Afford Off-loading Boots: Perceptions of Socioeconomic Factors Influencing Engagement in Self-management of Diabetic...

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Having Regular Toe Pain – What Gives?

Last updated: 11/22/2020

Toe pain is something that a large portion of Americans deal with on a regular basis, especially as they get older. But what tends to cause this discomfort, and how can you...

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The Causes and Treatment Options For Cracked Heels

Last updated: 11/22/2020

Cracked heels, sometimes referred to as heel fissures, are typically thought of as a cosmetic foot problem. However, that’s only partly true. Left untreated, heel fissures can...

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5 Foot Injuries Caused By Working Out

Last updated: 11/22/2020

The following is a guest post from our friends at Groom and Style. They provide honest, accurate and comprehensive reviews on all things related to style, grooming, home life,...

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Heel Pain Causing Limp – What To Do About

Last updated: 11/22/2020

Our heels absorb a lot of stress as we walk and run, so it should come as no surprise that they are a common location for trauma-related injury. This trauma can develop...

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Joint Pain in the Feet: A Symptom of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last updated: 11/21/2020

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can strike anywhere, and that includes your feet. In fact, foot inflammation and pain is an early symptom for many people. Foot symptoms in RA can...

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