Posts in April, 2023, Page 2

Sometimes, it is possible for an individual to experience toe pain for a reason that might not be immediately apparent. Toe pain has many different potential causes. One reason that an individual might be experiencing a bout of surprising toe pain is due to nerve damage. Essentially, when nerves become compressed in the feet, this… Read more »

Toe pain can originate from corns, calluses, hammertoes, and bunions, as well as ingrown toenails, sprains, fractures, and dislocations. Corns develop as the toe rubs against the inside of a shoe which causes the skin to thicken as a form of protection. A corn is typically cone-shaped and has a small, hardened spot that points… Read more »

Running is a popular way to exercise, but if care is not taken, it can cause several injuries to the feet and ankles. Most common among them are plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains, stress fractures, and Achilles tendon tears. Experts recommend these procedures to help prevent injuries from running. First, warm up before you start by… Read more »

Over half of all runners encounter at least one injury per year. The reason for this is because many runners do not train properly. Injuries are almost inevitable due to the physical stress that running causes. While our bodies are great at adapting to the stress, it can only handle it in small doses. Injuries… Read more »