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Why Your Heel Hurts in the Morning

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Blog, Plantar Fasciitis (Heel Spur) | 0 comments

Why Your Heel Hurts in the Morning

People can be divided into two camps when it comes to preferred times for doing things: early birds and night owls. Researchers at the University of Barcelona (Spain) have studied these two categories of people to understand why there’s a natural predisposition one way or the other. Comparing both types, the researchers found consistent personality differences between the groups. “Early birds” generally have lower levels of anxiety, less fatigue, and are more persistent than individuals who prefer to keep later hours. There’s a theory these differences might be explained by how our genetics...

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Prevent Ingrown Toenails

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog, Ingrown Toe Nails | 0 comments

Prevent Ingrown Toenails

Toenails are pretty much worthless, yet the fact remains – we still have them. Now, just having nails on the tops of our toes isn’t necessarily a big deal…until they cause problems. Such is the case with ingrown toenails. When a toenail becomes ingrown, it can cause discomfort and pain, and even increase your risk for infection. Of course, the good news is that this is a treatable condition. There are many cases which are successfully addressed at home. If you are unable to handle it on your own, Wisconsin Foot Center is here to help with our professional foot care services. We can certainly...

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Winter Feet: Moisturize!

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 in Blog, Dr. Andrew Marso, Dry skin, Dryness, exfoliating, Foot, foot massage, Hales Corners podiatrist, milwaukee, Moisturizer, Winter | 0 comments

Winter Feet: Moisturize!

Winter weather causes many issues. Roads, lakes, and sidewalks aren’t the only things affected; our skin is drastically changed by harsh weather!

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Bunionette- A Fancy Word for a Painful Bump!

Posted by on Jan 10, 2013 in Achilles tendon, Blog, Bunion, Bunionette, Callus, Fifth toe, Foot, Hales Corners, High-heeled footwear, Metatarsus, Pain, podiatrist, Podiatry, Wisconsin | 0 comments

Bunionette- A Fancy Word for a Painful Bump!

The term “tailor’s bunion” does indeed get its name from the tailoring profession. However, it actually has little to do with making or repairing clothing.

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The Foot Woes of Dancers

Posted by on Jan 3, 2013 in blister, Blog, calluses, Dance, fractures, Hales Corners, ingrown toenails, Podiatry, Toe, Wisonsin | 0 comments

The Foot Woes of Dancers

Ballerinas dance with beauty and grace, but they deal with common dance injuries such as blistersandcalluses.

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Tips for an Injury-Free Ski Season

Posted by on Dec 13, 2012 in Ankle, ankle pain, Ankle sprain, Blog, Boot, Milwaukee podiatrist, Muscle, Ski, Warming up, Weather, Winter sport, Wisonsin | Comments Off

Tips for an Injury-Free Ski Season

English: Ski descent from Lairig Ghru Superb snow and calm cold weather made for a memorable crossing of this Cairngorm pass. The peaks ahead are Devil’s Point on the right and Carn a’ Mhaim to the left. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)   Bring on the snow! Those of you who are avid winter athletes are gearing up and gathering your skis and boots from your basements where they laid dormant for the spring and summer months. Get excited! However, as with any sport, there are risks. Here are a few tips to remember before your winter adventure on the slopes in order to keep your lower...

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