Did you know that the skin is the largest organ of the body? It covers us from head to toe, protecting us and helping us retain our shape. Because of its wide coverage, there are many problems that it can be subject to. In particular, the following are common skin problems that feet encounter. Athlete’s […]
Month: April 2017
Caring for Your Teenagers’ Feet
Teenagers tend to ignore a lot of things – chores, curfew, hygiene, and yes, even their parents. Included in that list is foot pain. Not only do they ignore preventatively caring for their feet, they also ignore pain when it presents itself. Pain in general brings about a response of “shake it off” or “take […]
It’s National Foot Health Awareness Month!
Since April is the designated month for Foot Health Awareness, we wanted to share some tips with you for caring for your feet. Many tend to forget about caring for the feet until something noticeably changes, such as skin condition, foot pain, or new growths. However, if we take some measures in preventative care, like […]
What is a Lisfranc Injury?
On March 28th, soccer player, Sebastian Lletget of the LA Galaxy was taken out of the game while playing for team USA in a World Cup Qualifying match against Honduras. The athlete will require surgery to repair the lisfranc joint and will be out for 4-6 months. Haven’t heard of a Lisfranc injury before? While […]