22 11, 2017

How to Take Care of Your Feet to Avoid Ingrown Toenails

By |2019-11-18T22:41:02+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Foot and Ankle Conditions, Prevention and Care|1 Comment

When was the last time you actively thought about taking care of your hands and feet? These body parts often get left at the wayside when it comes to active prevention against health problems, even though they are just as important. Depending on the season, your feet may be overly exposed to the elements or [...]

20 08, 2017

How To Take Care Of Your Feet As A Diabetic

By |2020-01-24T20:50:08+00:00August 20th, 2017|Diabetic Foot Care, Prevention and Care|0 Comments

Almost 30 million children and adults have diabetes in the United States, from a recent report from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). They also found an additional 80 million individuals who are considered pre-diabetic. One of the major areas of concern in our diabetic population is foot health. Diabetic foot complications are the leading cause of hospital admission among the diabetic [...]

15 07, 2017

Why You Should Be Looking At Your Feet Daily

By |2020-01-24T20:51:05+00:00July 15th, 2017|Prevention and Care|0 Comments

Let's be honest - when was the last time you looked at your feet? Visual inspection can alert you to upcoming complications. It is recommended you make a visual inspection of your feet once a daily. Put a small mirror on the floor if it is difficult to see the soles of your feet. As you [...]

5 05, 2017

How to Prevent Falling

By |2020-01-24T21:01:17+00:00May 5th, 2017|Prevention and Care|0 Comments

2.5 million individuals over the age of 65 are treated in emergency rooms each year for fall-related injuries, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. As we age there is a steady and consistent increase in accidental deaths as a result of falling. Some of the more common causes of falls include [...]

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