What is Haglund’s Deformity, and How is it Treated?

What is Haglund’s Deformity, and How is it Treated?

Haglund’s Deformity is categorized by a bony enlargement on the back of a person’s heel, and it’s often brought upon by our own doing. Today, we take a closer look at the...

Diabetic Foot Disease Treatment

Diabetic Foot Disease Treatment

As the world’s waistline continue to expand, we are also seeing an increase in global diabetes rates. Although we are getting better at controlling the effects of diabetes, it...

5 Common Slip And Fall Ankle Injuries

5 Common Slip And Fall Ankle Injuries

We all work different jobs, which means some of us don’t have the threat of dropping a 200-pound steel bar on our feet. However, no matter what job you work or what activities...

Cellulitis of the Feet – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Cellulitis of the Feet – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Cellulitis is a relatively common infection of the skin and the soft tissues underneath that occurs when bacteria enter an opening in the skin. Certain individuals are more at...

Therapeutic application of adipose-derived stromal vascular fraction in diabetic foot

Therapeutic application of adipose-derived stromal vascular fraction in diabetic foot

Stem Cell Research & Therapy Stem Cell Research & Therapy volume 11, Article number: 394 (2020) Cite this article 81 Accesses Metrics details Abstract Diabetic foot is one of...

Effect of different orthotic materials on plantar pressures: a systematic review

Effect of different orthotic materials on plantar pressures: a systematic review

Journal of Foot and Ankle Research Abstract Background The effect of different orthotic materials on plantar pressures has not been systematically investigated. This study aimed...

The Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Ankle Ulcers

The Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options For Ankle Ulcers

Ulcers are open sores or lesions on your body that are slow to heal. They occur as the result of skin tissue breakdown, and they are usually accompanied by pain and discomfort....

Treating Chronic Ingrown Toenails

Treating Chronic Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown toenails are a pain, but when treated correctly, oftentimes the problem can be taken care of permanently. However, for some individuals, ingrown toenails become a...

Wellcome Open Research Article: Foot thermometry with mHeath-based supplementation to prevent diabetic foot ulcers: A randomized controlled trial.

Wellcome Open Research Article: Foot thermometry with mHeath-based supplementation to prevent diabetic foot ulcers: A randomized controlled trial.

READ REVIEWER RESPONSES Background The prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus in the adult population worldwide has doubled from 4.7% in 1980 to 8.5% in 2014 1 . Low- and...

The Joy of Socks

The Joy of Socks

Foot care can be the Achilles’ heel of people with diabetes, says Dr. David Armstrong, a professor of surgery at the University of Arizona. People with diabetes “over time will...

Diabetes-Related Amputations Up Significantly In California — And San Diego

Diabetes-Related Amputations Up Significantly In California — And San Diego

Clinicians are amputating more toes, legs, ankles and feet of patients with diabetes in California — and San Diego County in particular — in a “shocking” trend that has...

Trench Foot – Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Trench Foot – Causes, Symptoms and Prevention

Trench foot is a condition that occurs when a foot is exposed to water and wetness for a prolonged period of time. The condition gets its name from World War I, as a number of...