Articles about orthopedics


Diagnosing and Treating Sural Nerve Problems

Last updated: 09/22/2020

Your sural nerve runs down the back of your leg, behind the outside edge of your ankle and down the outside of your foot. It provides sensation to those areas and to your two...

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5 Ways Healthcare Workers Can Care For Their Feet

Last updated: 09/22/2020

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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Why Does My Toe Feel Wet?

Last updated: 09/22/2020

Unless something feels off, you usually don’t pay a second thought to your toes while you’re walking around throughout the day. Acute trauma helps sends a signal that something...

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Tips For Getting Back On Your Feet

Last updated: 09/21/2020

While the coronavirus is still a deadly threat in America and across the world, businesses and other sectors are beginning to open back up with precautions in place....

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Treating Chronic Ingrown Toenails

Last updated: 09/21/2020

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

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Treating Capsulitis Of The Second Toe

Last updated: 09/21/2020

You have ligaments near the joints in your toes, and when these ligaments become inflamed, it leads to the onset of a condition known as capsulitis. The condition most commonly...

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The 5 Most Common Ankle Injuries

Last updated: 09/20/2020

Ankle injuries are some of the most common injuries people suffer on a daily basis, especially during exercise or athletic activity. But not all ankle injuries are the same....

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What Your Feet Can Tell You About Your Personality

Last updated: 09/20/2020

A lot of times you can’t tell much about a person until you have a conversation with them, but new research from across the pond says you can tell a lot about a person by the...

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Knee Pain Linked To Other Joint Pain

Last updated: 09/20/2020

New research published in Arthritis and Rheumatology suggests that individuals with knee pain are more likely to have pain in other joints in their body. For their study,...

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The Difference Between Bunions and Bunionettes

Last updated: 09/20/2020

We’ve talked about bunions on the blog before, but we haven’t talked much about bunionettes. Turns out that a lot of people don’t know the difference between a bunion and a...

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