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Preventing Limb Loss

This month is Limb Loss and Limb Difference Awareness Month. During this time, we hope we can support loved ones with limb losses and differences and increase advocacy. As podiatrists, we know the dangers of complications and how they can lead to the loss of a toe, a foot, or even the lower part of…

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When to Call the Podiatrist

April is National Foot Health Awareness Month. There is great value in knowing the state of your foot health. We could all pay a bit more attention to our feet and act faster if we see any concerns. Seeing something out of the ordinary should prompt us to call the podiatrist, but we can delay.…

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Spring Sports Injuries

Spring sports are here! Do you have a favorite sport that you like to watch? If you’re not on the viewing side, are you on the field, court, or track? Spring is an exciting time of year with beautiful weather. Unfortunately, some of our favorite sports put us at risk of injury. Here are three…

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Spring Shoe Shopping Tips

Is it time to shop for your new spring sports shoes? Wanting a new pair of sandals is a reason, too. Spring is here, and many people are ready to trade out their boots and thick socks for something lighter and spring-like. If you play a spring sport, like golf, tennis, or even track and…

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Walking in the Sun

post title Yes! We made it to more hours of daylight. We all have one more excuse to get outside – once the temperatures warm up a bit, of course. If there’s one activity that we can start, it’s taking a walk. From maintaining a healthy weight to strengthening bones and muscles, brisk walking has…

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Are Your Feet Protected from the Sun

Daylight Saving Time starts this month, but here’s a fact: We must protect our feet from the sun in every season. Unfortunately, many people take a break during winter and spring when applying sunscreen. If you’re out in the sun, there’s a need for sunscreen. Here are a few ways to make changes today and…