How to Identify, Treat, and Prevent Plantar Fasciitis and Partial Plantar Tears

Runners generally don’t appreciate their plantar fascia until it becomes a problem. But when the plantar fascia does become a problem, it’s (unfortunately) one that’s going to haunt you for miles and miles. Read More

Oprah’s favorite slippers are actually good for your feet, according to experts

As we age, the fat pad that cushions the sole of the foot tends to thin and cause us to experience foot pain.
Orthopedic footwear is made of softer, more accommodating materials which aim to decrease the forces traveling through our foot as we walk… Read More

5 Little Muscles You Should Stretch If You Sit All Day

When we stand up or go for a run following a full day of sitting, these tight muscles tug on our bones leading to inflammation and painful bone spurs … Read More

The 3 Best Heels For Bunions

People with bunions should avoid pointy-toed heels and instead opt for ones with a rounded, more spacious toe box. Also, pay mind to the materials. Read More

Why Do My Feet Stink (And How Do I Make Them Smell Better)?

Excessive sweating or hyperhidrosis is the number one cause of smelly feet… Read More

8 Biggest Health Risks Associated With a Sedentary Lifestyle

Venous stasis is a condition where the poor venous blood flow causes the skin to become hyperpigmented and change in texture… Read More

The 3 Best Insoles For Ball-Of-Foot Pain

These are the best for metatarsalgia, that pain in the ball of your foot. The skin between my toes is too tender for the metatarsal pads that loop around the middle toe. Read More

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Published on May 11, 2019 by Dr. Solomon (Podiatrist), Manhattan Foot Specialists
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