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Get Rid of Stinky Feet For Good

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If embarrassing foot odor has stopped you in your tracks, follow these tips to get rid of stinky feet and have them back to smelling fresh in no time. Foot odor — called bromodosis in the medical world — can easily have you turning green and feeling blue, but luckily it’s a common condition that is(read more)

Why Are Our Feet Are So Ticklish?

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Lightly trailing a feather or a finger over the instep of someone’s foot usually causes several predictable reactions: The person laughs, giggles or becomes irritated, instinctively draws his foot out of reach and does his utmost to avoid being tickled a second time. Dr. Michael Nirenberg of the America’s Podiatrist website says having ticklish feet(read more)

5 Helpful Things to Do If You Work on Your Feet

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The effects of standing all day can show up almost right away and prolonged standing or walking can often accelerate health problems. Standing all day on your feet either for work or pleasure can result in a host of foot and body ailments including, varicose veins, plantar fasciitis and low back pain. Follow these simple(read more)

Self-care for Shin Splints

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Shin splints occurs when you have pain in the front of your lower leg. The pain of shin splints is from the inflammation of the muscles, tendons, and bone tissue around your shin. Shin splints are a common problem for runners, gymnasts, dancers, and military recruits. However, there are things you can do to heal(read more)

7 Important Features to Look for in Winter Boots

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1. Warmth Warmth is obviously a major concern when shopping for winter boots. How can a consumer measure the warmth a boot will offer without trying them out? For one, manufacturers of serious winter boots often give a temperature rating. Sorel, a popular brand of cold weather footwear, makes boots that can handle up to(read more)

Lateral or Side of Foot Pain? Find Answers Here

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Lateral foot pain (outside foot pain) can literally stop you in your tracks. If you are into fitness or running you might be more prone to experience lateral foot pain, but it can strike anyone at anytime due to various foot conditions. Injury among the complex series of bones, muscles, tendons, and connective tissue in(read more)

When Should Your Child Start Wearing Shoes?

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For certain generations, though less so today, baby shoes carried such emotional significance that people would bronze them to preserve the memory of a child’s first steps. But as heart-meltingly cute as they are, tiny sneakers and Mary Janes are not the best way for a toddler to start toddling, child and foot doctors say.(read more)

Start 2018 Right! Exfoliate Your Feet the Natural Way at Home

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Rejuvenate and  re-energize your feet with 7 simple ingredients — found right in your supermarket! #1 Honey Raw, unprocessed honey is a great topical antiseptic because it has anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-fungal benefits. In addition, helps to speed up the natural exfoliation process and it has humectant qualities, as well, which means that it attracts(read more)

Foot Pain? Here’s a Quick Read About Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)

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Originally published by the American Podiatric Medical Association What Is PAD? PAD is short for Peripheral Arterial Disease. PAD is caused by a blockage or narrowing of the arteries in the legs when fatty deposits called plaque buildup. The buildup of plaque causes the arteries to harden and narrow, which is called atherosclerosis. This results(read more)

Top 5 Foot Problems & How to Treat Them

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  For original source credit and more go to Healthy Inspiration, Medical Science + Technology Ouch! We’ve teamed up with our in-house expert, Dr. Jacqueline Sutera a surgically trained doctor of podiatric medicine specializing in the prevention and treatment of foot pathology, to learn more about the top 5 foot problems. Here are her recommended remedies(read more)