Archive for September, 2016

Diabetic Foot Wounds

Proper management and care of any wound is important but it is even more important if you are a diabetic.  A diabetic foot ulcer is an open sore or wound that occurs in approximately 15 percent of diabetic patients…of those who develop a foot ulcer, 6 percent will be hospitalized due to infection or other […]

Laser Treatment For Toenail Fungus

Fungal toenail infections also known as onychomycosis is an infection between the nail and the nail bed. Symptoms of a fungal nail infection are discoloration of the nail (white, yellow, or even brown), change in shape of the nail, thickening of the nail, crumbling, brittleness, foul odor, and pain when wearing shoes. Causes of Fungal […]

At Home Callus Care

Are you noticing thick skin buildup on your feet? Is it making it painful to walk or be active? Then you may be suffering from callus buildup. Calluses are caused by friction and pressure. If you wear open sandals in the summer then you may notice more calluses than in the winter when you are […]