Posts Tagged ‘ podiatrist ’

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is upon us and in just a few short days the streets will be filled with the familiar sounds of laughter and greetings of “trick or treat”. Halloween is all about having fun. Getting outside, dressed as your favorite super hero, goblin or ghost or humorous theme.  Let’s keep the holiday fun by following […]

Stretch Your Bunion Pain Away

The Santa Rosa Marathon is just around the corner and many runners are busy training for it. It can be difficult to run and train well when you’re suffering from bunion pain. These pesky bulges rub against your footwear, as well as, change the way you push off your feet when you run. The good […]

Smelly Summer Feet- Oh No!

You might enjoy taking off your shoes and kicking back at the Russian River, but if you suffer from foot odor others around you might not like it as much. Taking care of smelly feet doesn’t have to be difficult or overwhelming. It is a fairly simple thing to do that just requires a little […]

10 Tips for Summer Ready Feet

With vacation season upon us, our feet will become exposed to the traditional summer conditions of  sunshine, sandy beaches, flip flops and hot weather.  Follow these tried and true tips to keep your feet looking fabulous all summer long. #1. Prevent and treat dry cracked heels. Use a pumice stone or exfoliant once a week to […]

Why You May Want to Switch Your Nail Polish Brands Immediately!

There are hundreds of different nail polish brands on the market, some promoting their abilities to dry fast, being 100% vegan or, being 3-5-8 Free of chemicals.  So how do you choose the right brand for you? Most of us will just look for a color that catches our eye and leave it at that.  […]

VIONIC Tide Post Sandal- A User Review

Reviewed by: Sarah Del Buono The VIONIC shoe brand is one that has focused on the anatomical features of the foot, by providing foot alignment and arch support to its wearers. They make sneakers, dress shoes, sandals, high heels and slippers for both women and men. A few months ago, I was in need of […]

When A Basketball Star’s Foot Won’t Flex

She jumps, she shoots, she scores! Playing basketball requires its own unique set of skills and physical abilities and the ability to jump off the ground is one of them.   A typical person can flex their foot up and down and side to side, but someone that is experiencing equinus lacks this ability.   When you […]

Fractures And Sprains, What Every Parent Should Know

If your child plays for the Santa Rosa American Little League and dreams of being a San Francisco Giant one day, you are probably not a stranger to sports injuries—especially to the feet and ankles. Being able to tell if an injury is a sprain or a break is very important to getting the right […]

Sports and Foot Pain in Children

Spring is here and that means soccer and baseball season. Foot pain in children can be very common, especially when they are active in sports.  Some sports injuries can be avoided with a little extra care and knowledge. Other conditions just seem to be a part of growing up. Fortunately, your child should grow out of them over […]