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Turf Toe

With the advent of football season, I thought it appropriate that we try to “tackle” common injuries suffered during the season.  As some of you may know when players in …

FALLS PREVENTION WEEK

A third of people aged 65 and older are affected by falls, and they are the largest cause of accidental death for older people. Dr. Emma Stanmore from the University of Manchester …

Slips, Trips, and Falls.

Did you know that falls are the #1 cause of injuries and accidental deaths among those who are 65 and older?  This startling fact is unfortunate, and sadly, most of these falls are …

Decreasing Your Risk of Ulceration

In the diabetic population, equinus is the overwhelming commonality between patients suffering from plantar wounds associated with diabetic neuropathy.  Equinus, to explain it simply, is a lack of dorsiflexion, or …

The ABC’s of Skin Care

  As you head out to your favorite beach, or picnic spot, remember to fill your water bottle, and ESPECIALLY don’t forget to pack the sunscreen!! Sunscreen should be worn …

Tailors Bunion Surgical Repair

A tailors bunion is much like the typical bunion except that it is located on the outside of the foot rather than the inside.  The bone affected when a tailors …

How Did You Get Osteomyelitis?

(Infection of a Bone That Is…) This week, I hope to indulge your newfound interest and provide some insight into the topic of bone infection.  This topic is not an …

Will YOU Have Happy Feet This Summer?

Every summer thousands of new flip-flop and sandal styles emerge.  Some have jewels on top, others come in a variety of colors to match just about any outfit they come …