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Foot Problems

Poor Circulation

January 21, 2012

Poor circulation complicates a lot of problems of the foot and lower limb and can cause its own symptoms. The main cause of poor circulation is atherosclerosis, which is generally underpinned by lifestyle and sedentary activity. As a result fatty acids build up in the arteries restricting the circulation. Initially in the foot, there may [...]

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Growing Pains in Children

June 4, 2011

There certainly debate about the term growing pains in children. The term is often used to dismiss any pain that occurs in the legs of children. This may or may not be right. However, it is generally accepted that the typical growing pains in children is pain that only occurs at night, often waking the [...]

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Pitted Keratolysis

May 4, 2011

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Sinus Tarsi Syndrome

March 21, 2011

Sinus tarsi syndrome is a problem that causes pain on the outside of the ankle joint. The sinus tarsi is a small tunnel between two bone in the rearfoot (talus and calcaneus). Sinus tarsi syndrome can arise in two very different situations: 1.       The contents of the sinus tarsi can be strained as during an [...]

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Cracked Heels

January 22, 2011

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Smelly Feet

August 22, 2010

Smelly feet really are an embarrassing and worrying problem to have to deal with. The actual smell is due to a bacteria breaking down the chemicals in the sweat that accumulates in the feet when wearing shoes. So the approach to the problem is twofold; firstly there is the issue of sweat and its reduction [...]

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Foot Odour

July 18, 2010

Foot Odour is an embarrassing and worrying problem to have.  The actual odour is due to a bacteria breaking down elements in the sweat. SO the approach to the problem is twofold; firstly there is the issue of sweat and its reduction and elimination to prevent the problem and there is the issue of dealing [...]

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Severs Disease

July 8, 2010

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Chilblains

July 8, 2010

Chilblains are an inflammatory response in the skin that occur when the micro-circulation in the skin does not respond adequately to a change from being cold to warming up. What Do they Look Like: Chilblains initially appear as small red and often itchy areas on the skin of the toe. They can become more painful [...]

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Plantar Fasciitis

July 8, 2010

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