The skin on your feet is susceptible to damage from several sources that we can put into five main categories.
Prevent foot injuries associated with soccer, such as heel pain, bone fractures, tendinitis, turf toe, and sesamoiditis, by taking these steps:
The capsule of capsulitis refers to the area at the base of your second toe. There are ligaments located within this capsule that attach your toe to your midfoot. When the ligaments become inflamed, we call it capsulitis.
As the saying goes, “you are what you eat.” And you’re also what you drink! It’s important for everyone to drink enough water, especially during these hot Montgomery County summers.
As a society, we want things to happen quickly. We get impatient if that spinning pinwheel on our screen whirls around for more than a few seconds.
Tight shoes, careless clipping, and infections are just some examples of things that can mess with healthy toenails.
Diabetics, however, often have problems with circulation in their lower limbs. When there’s not enough blood flowing down to your feet, ulcers don’t always heal easily.
We get it, river region friends. Feet smell. Sometimes they smell a great deal. If you’ve got especially smelly feet, you may be wondering if there’s something abnormal going on. But you can’t even talk about your stinky feet because they’re so embarrassing.
June is Men’s Health Month. We’re putting the focus on all our male patients and the families who love them. Guys, you may not think about your feet much, but they’re the foundation of your body, literally bearing your full weight every day.
At Montgomery Foot Care Specialists, in Alabama’s river region, our patients often complain of cracked heels. Heels become dry and cracked for many reasons.