Government Officials and Foot Problems: Unveiling the Hidden Link

Maybe we would have better Government if they didn’t have foot pain? In the world of politics and public service, government officials are often scrutinized for their decisions, policies, and public image. However, one aspect that rarely receives attention is their physical well-being. Surprisingly, foot problems among government officials have emerged as a hidden but […]

Unveiling the Wonders of Feet: Fascinating Foot Facts, Arch Mysteries, and Beyond

Unveiling the Wonders of Feet: Fascinating Foot Facts, Arch Mysteries, and Beyond

Weird Wonderful World of Feet Unveiling the Wonders of Feet: Fascinating Foot Facts, Arch Mysteries, and Beyond Feet, the unsung heroes of our daily lives, deserve recognition for their remarkable abilities and intriguing characteristics. At WeTreatFeet Podiatry, we believe in sharing valuable knowledge about feet to foster a deeper understanding of their wonders. Join us […]

What is driving a physician shortage and how can it be stopped?

As its name insists, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is supposed to give more American access to reasonably-price healthcare, but this affordability would prove fruitless if the number of primary care physicians in the United States continues to decrease. Recent findings from the likes of SERMO, the largest online community of physicians, show that amongst […]

Fashionable Footwear – Good for Style, Bad for Foot Health

fashionable shoes can be bad for your feet

More than half of Americans suffer from foot problems, and often those problems are directly related to shoes. But no matter how cute a shoe looks, Orly Avitzur, medical adviser at Consumer Reports, said that having fashionable footwear isn’t worth the health risks. “Wearing the wrong shoes can lead to lifelong deformities that require surgery […]

Ladies! Don’t Let Bunions Give You the Blues!

ladies dont let bunions give you the blues

APMA put out the following notes on bunions – check it out:  Bunions are among the most common type of foot ailment today’s podiatrist treats, especially in women. Studies show that women are anywhere from two to nine times more likely to develop a bunion than men! While your high heels and peep toes are […]

Beware the Flip Flops This Summer!

beware the flip flops this summer

Summer is upon us – cookouts, laying by the pool, strolling around in your favorite flip flops.  It’s a wonderful time of year! But recent studies are providing a warning concerning our favorite summertime footwear; “While fashionable and fun, flip-flops can actually lead to weakened and fallen foot arches — and that’s just the beginning,” […]

Flatfeet in Children – Cause for Concern?

Iselin's disease, child foot pain, podiatrist, active children, midfoot pain, sports injuries, diagnosis, treatment, physical therapy, pain relief

An article by the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons warns that Pediatric Flatfoot, a childhood condition can, if left untreated, result in permanent deformity in adulthood. Flatfoot deformity makes mobility and exercise painful, increasing the risk of reduced cardiovascular health and obesity. All reasons why it is imperative for parents to keep a […]