Playing Football? Foot and Ankle Injuries and Prevention

Playing Football? Foot and Ankle Injuries and Prevention

It may still feel like summer, but high school and youth football teams are gearing up for a new season. Football is a very demanding sport that requires lots of running in addition to side-to-side cutting. Participants are often hurt when tackled by another player.

Protect Your Children’s Feet To Avoid Summer Injuries

Protect Your Children’s Feet To Avoid Summer Injuries

Warm weather brings special challenges to your child’s feet. Children are more active in the summer with many outdoor activities and are often tempted to run around barefoot or in minimally-supportive footwear like flip-flops.

Learn about Arthritis of the Foot during Arthritis Awareness Month

Learn about Arthritis of the Foot during Arthritis Awareness Month

Arthritis is inflammation of a joint. Let’s take inventory: Your feet each have 30 joints, including 3 in each of the toes. Add to that your 3 ankle joints and that is a lot of locations for arthritis to set in.