3 Important Reasons to Care For Your Feet As You Age

March 13, 2018
As you age, your feet change. Some conditions are more likely to affect older people, such as arthritis, poor circulation and a lack of collagen. In order to combat these three changes in your feet, it is important to take precautionary measures. 3. Arthritis It is estimated that half of...
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Concord Podiatrist Highlights Proper Care Tips for Your Child’s Feet

March 8, 2018
Proper care for children’s feet is essential for healthy growth and development. Your baby’s foot bones are made of soft cartilage that will harden over time. Taking proper care of your child’s feet and watching for issues now will help him or her avoid foot issues later in life. How...
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6 FAQ’s About Bunions: Our Harrisburg Foot Doctor Has Answers!

February 27, 2018
A bunion is a large bump on the base of your toe that forms over time and causes difficulty walking. If you think you might have a bunion, you may have questions about the condition. 1. How Do Bunions Form? Bunions form when your big toe leans toward your outer...
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5 Ways & 5 Reasons Why You Should Stretch Your Achilles Tendon Daily

February 15, 2018
Proper stretching of the lower extremities, especially before a run or workout, can have substantial benefits. From reducing the chance of a sprain to ensuring healthy tendons and ligaments, regular stretching can have quite an impact. The following five benefits serve to showcase some of the reasons why Achilles tendon...
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Practice Good Diabetes Foot Care With 8 Quick Tips from Our Harrisburg Podiatrists

February 6, 2018
Diabetes is a condition in which the pancreas fails to produce insulin at all or does not produce enough insulin to remove excess amounts of glucose from the body. The buildup of sugar in the blood weakens blood vessels throughout the body, which can lead to cardiovascular disease, kidney disease...
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5 Home Remedies to Help Remove or Stop Toenail Fungus

January 30, 2018
Toenail fungus is extremely unattractive and can make individuals feel self-conscious about their feet. If stopping into your local foot doctor is not a possibility, you are not entirely out of luck. There are five home remedies that work well above the rest as toenail fungus treatment options. 1. Use...
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