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How Hydration and Foot Pain Are Linked

How Hydration and Foot Pain Are Linked

by Crystal (SU)
If you’re experiencing foot pain – especially if it’s from gout – chances are you aren’t drinking enough water. But what does hydration have to do with foot pain? Plenty. When you’re dehydrated, your body responds in the form of pain. In fact, severe dehydration is often confused with other health issues.

Ailments of The Ankle Your Podiatrist Can Help

Ailments of The Ankle Your Podiatrist Can Help

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The ankle is one of the most frequently injured joints in the body.

What You Need to Know About Ankle Surgery

What You Need to Know About Ankle Surgery

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If you have severely hurt your ankle, an orthopedic surgeon will often prescribe a non-invasive treatment method, such as bracing, NSAIDs, or physical therapy, rather than resorting to surgery right away. However, there are times where an examination and diagnostic imaging such as X-rays will show that for optimal healing and structural repair of your ankle, surgery is your best option.

How Can a Podiatrist Help You with Bunions?

How Can a Podiatrist Help You with Bunions?

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A bunion is often referred to as a bump on the joint at the base of the big toe, the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. A bunion forms when the bone or tissue at the big toe joint moves out of place due to a congenital deformity, or through trauma.

Would Healing Techniques for Diabetic Foot Care

Would Healing Techniques for Diabetic Foot Care

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According to the American Diabetes Association, by the year 2030, it is estimated that more than 550 million people around the world will be diagnosed with diabetes. It is estimated that 25 percent of these people with diabetes will seek foot care, as diabetes can damage the nerves of your feet, and restrict blood flow to your feet.