The human foot is a marvel of biomechanical engineering that most of us take for granted until the system fails or breaks down. The average person will walk the equivalent of twice around the world in a lifetime, which is a long time on your feet. Podiatrists who are part of the UCLA Medical Group The post Happy Feet: 10 Tips For Maintaining Healthy Feet app […]
While working for a podiatrist I discovered that a lot of people didn’t know when to visit a podiatrist, and a lot of the patients coming in to see one had waited much longer than they needed to before seeing one. Pretty much any pain in the foot, whether it be muscular or skeletal, can The post Foot Care: When You Should See a Podiatrist appeared first on .
Many times the problems in your feet and ankles go away with time, rest, ice, anti-inflammatories (NSAIDS) and shoe-gear changes. Sometimes those problems won’t go away, and that’s when you probably need a podiatrist’s help and expertise. A Wound or Sore That Does Not Heal If you have an open sore on your foot or The post Do You Need a Podiatrist? appeared f […]