Are diabetic socks useful?

The diabetic socks are hosiery or socks which are suggested for those who have diabetes and are at risk for developing problems with their feet. These types of diabetic socks are meant to protect t

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Chinese Foot Binding

Why was Chinese Foot Binding done?

Chinese Foot Binding was a destructive and harmful practice in which the feet of young girls was tightly bound to prevent the feet from growing and can be fitted into the petite lotus shoes. This w

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bunion surgery

Bunion Surgery

Bunions on the feet are a very common problem, especially in females. There is only one way to get rid of them properly and that is with bunion surgery. Braces like the Bunion Assassin and Bunion C

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Charcot’s Foot

Charcot’s Foot is a disorder of the foot that most commonly occurs in those with diabetes, especially if they have the sensory nerve damage from the diabetes. Because of the nerve damage they

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bunion assassian

The Bunion Assassin

The Bunion Assassin is an effective brace that you wear to help with the alignment of the big toe and to help with pain in the big toe joint. The Bunion Assassin is usually worn during the day in s

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circulation booster

Circulation Boosters

A Circulation Booster are are group of products that are supposed to boost the circulation to the leg. They provide an electrical stimulus to make the muscles contract. This muscular contraction is

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Dealing with calcaneal apophysitis

Calcaneal Apophysitis is the more correct name for what is much more commonly called Severs Disease. This affects the heel bone in children. It is a disorder of the growing plate that will go away

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We need our feet for basketball

The feet are very important in basketball. They are used in pretty much every aspect of the game from running to turning to jumping and at the same time a lot of demands are placed on the feet and

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gel heel protectors

Gel Protectors for the Heel

The silicone gel heel protectors are a useful way to deal with the cracked and dry skin that can be common around the heel area. The silicone gel heel protector on its own provides some moisture, b

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foam roller

Foam Rollers for Foot Pain

Foam rollers are widely used to treat a wide range of muscle and pain syndrome problems that can affect the body and can be useful for foot problems. Plantar fasciitis is a common problem that typi

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