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Prolonged Standing Can Cause Health Problems


  We all hear about how sitting too much at work is bad for our health. But, what about those who have to stand for many hours at their jobs? Are there health risks associated with standing too long while working? The answer is yes, standing too long without breaks at your job can cause [...]

Prolonged Standing Can Cause Health Problems2016-02-27T18:54:28+00:00

What is Athlete’s Foot?


    Athlete’s foot will usually begin as a rash that can cause intense itching. Athlete’s foot is also known as tinea pedis and usually starts between the toes. Athlete’s foot will usually strike those people who wear tight-fitting shoes and have feet that sweat. The more your feet sweat the worse the symptoms seem [...]

What is Athlete’s Foot?2016-02-27T18:49:11+00:00

Diabetes and your Feet


Diabetes can have numerous effects on your feet. One of the first things that may happen is that you begin to lose sensation, usually starting at the toes. What this is called is peripheral neuropathy. It is important to remember that when you are purchasing new shoes that they fit properly. If you are unsure [...]

Diabetes and your Feet2016-02-27T18:40:23+00:00

Aching Feet- How Can I Get This Pain To Go Away?


Achy feet can cause distress and discomfort. Do your feet ache? Are there times when you just have to get off your feet because you are in agony? You are not alone. There are many factors that can contribute to sore feet. Let’s have a look at the most common reasons for aching [...]

Aching Feet- How Can I Get This Pain To Go Away?2016-02-27T18:35:20+00:00

Summer Is Coming: What You Should Know About Your Foot Care


By Dr. Ken Lefkowitz Summer is only a month away, and most people are planning beach trips and backyard barbecues. Your feet are probably the last thing on your mind, but during the summertime they need more attention than ever. Listen to these helpful tips to maintain foot health during the warmer months. Have you [...]

Summer Is Coming: What You Should Know About Your Foot Care2016-02-27T18:16:59+00:00