Common Foot Problems in Children
Children are always on the go, running and jumping and using their feet to explore their surroundings. While this is a necessary aspect of their growth, it can also result in a range of foot disorders. Ingrown Toenails Ingrown toenails happen when the toe’s edge grows into the skin, producing pain and discomfort. Children who […]
Multiple Sclerosis and Foot Health Coping with Numbness and Tingling
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a potentially devastating brain and spinal cord illness (central nervous system). The immune system assaults the protective coating (myelin) that protects nerve fibers in MS, causing communication issues between the brain and the rest of the body. The condition can eventually cause persistent nerve fiber loss or degeneration. Symptoms Multiple sclerosis […]
The corner or side of a toenail grows into the tender flesh, a condition known as an ingrown toenail. As a result, there is discomfort, swollen, irritated skin, and occasionally an infection. The big toe is typically affected by ingrown toenails. Ingrown toenails are frequently treatable by yourself. Your healthcare practitioner can help you reduce […]
The infection in the bone known as osteomyelitis. Infections can reach a bone by traveling through the bloodstream or spreading from nearby tissue. Infections can also originate in the bone itself if an injury exposes the bone to microorganisms. People who smoke and those who suffer from long-term illnesses like diabetes or kidney failure are […]
What Are the Consequences of Stress on Your Feet?
Stress hormone levelsBlood flows away from your feet when you are stressed. Stress causes the release of chemicals like adrenaline and cortisol, which disrupt the function of your circulatory, respiratory, muscular, and immune systems. Stiffness and tingling in the feetThis causes stiffness and/or tingling in the feet. Conditions such as plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinitis […]
Do You Suffer From Lower Back Pain? What Is The Purpose Of Checking Your Feet?
Do you have no idea what’s causing your lower back pain? The solution could be your sciatic nerve, which, despite its singular name, is actually a group of five nerves. So, what does this have to do with your feet? This nerve bundle runs down your legs from the base of your spine. If something […]