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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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High Heels – Harmful to Feet

Posted by on Feb 6, 2012 in calluses, corns, foot pain, Hales Corners, hammertoes, high heels, Podiatry, Wisonsin | 0 comments

High Heels – Harmful to Feet

Image via Wikipedia For many women, fashion is priority and it often trumps health. This is often the case when dealing with foot health. Wearing high heels can provide the finish to a perfect look, make you appear taller and make you feel good in general but the cost can be high. Cramming feet into shoes that are tight and restricting and that have a high heel can cause foot pain and other problems for your body. High heels cause you to walk with your weight on the balls of your feet. As the height increases the pressure can double. This puts a great deal of pressure on your feet. Many...

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