Injuries That Should Prompt You to See a Sports Podiatrist ASAP

Posted on: 21 November 2018

Taking part in sports is one of the best ways of ensuring that you remain in good health, not to mention the added benefits of the camaraderie that comes with being part of a team and the morale boost you get from taking your wellbeing into your own hands. Nevertheless, all types of sports come with the risk of injury. Whether it is golf or running or any other sport, there is always the chance of injuring your feet, and this can cause you severe pain.
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Heel Pain—Risk Factors You Should Be Aware Of

Posted on: 9 August 2018

Heel pain can be incredibly painful. Depending on the severity, you may be in constant discomfort, or you may have your mobility entirely compromised. But since not many people think about developing heel pain, they may be under the impression that they are not at risk of developing this condition. In truth, heel pain mostly stems from lifestyle choices as well as your genetic disposition. Thus, your best course of action is seeking to prevent acquiring heel pain rather than having to resort to treating it.
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A Guide to Podiatrists

Posted on: 8 August 2018

If you have had a problem with your feet or lower limbs, you might have given thought to visit a podiatrist. A podiatrist is a medical professional that prevents, diagnoses and manages conditions of the lower limbs and feet. The podiatrist aims to relieve pain and restore functionality of the feet and lower limbs when affected by a disease. The history of podiatry dates back to ancient Egypt. However, the profession was accepted as a conventional medicinal intervention in the early 20th century.
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Why You Should Always Get Custom-Fitted Orthotics

Posted on: 7 August 2018

If you've been struggling with foot pain and general mobility, you may have decided to try some inserts, as somebody told you that these would significantly help in your situation. As you search, you may have been looking around your local store and have seen some over-the-counter inserts that promise to work wonders. However, before you choose this option, you need to understand the limitations of these inserts and how, in certain circumstances, they could be detrimental.
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