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Foot Care

Working from home may hurt your feet

Working from home has become the standard for millions of Americans due to COVID-19, and it’s a trend that many believe will continue past this pandemic. People who previously spent hours on their feet or frequently moving around throughout the day suddenly find themselves sitting stationary at a computer or desk for hours on end. …

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How to prevent and treat athlete’s foot

Sweaty feet stuck in shoes all day can be stinky and gross. But even more than smelly feet, this environment is the perfect breeding ground for germs or for contracting a rash known as athlete’s foot. Athlete’s foot can be misleading because it doesn’t only plague athletes. In fact, anyone can contract this fungal growth …

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3 ways to rid yourself of aching arches in your feet

As a foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon, I can tell you one of the most common complaints I get: aching arches. Arch pain is often caused by low-arched feet. The terminology for low arched feet can be somewhat confusing, but common names used to describe them include pes planus, overpronator and flat feet. These terms essentially …

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