According to the Mirror, an online magazine, there are six common foot problems that people often suffer from. They are corns and calluses, bunions, verrucas, fallen arches and ingrown toenails. These issues are widely common but are also curable with the right treatment options.
Dr. Bruce Theall of Gentle Touch Foot Care is capable of curing the worst of these foot problems and has over 30 years of experience in podiatric medicine. His expertise can help you get back on your feet and regain your healthy feet.
Often, people take care of their bodies, face and hair more so than they do their feet. But the feet are a very important aspect of our bodies; one that we should pay more attention to. After all, without our feet, we would not be able to perform most daily tasks. It is best to check your feet regularly to make sure there are no new bruises or cuts that you may not have noticed before.
For dry feet, moisturizer can easily be a remedy and can be applied as often as necessary to the affected areas. Wearing shoes that fit well can also help you maintain good foot health, as well as making it easier to walk and do daily activities without the stress or pain of ill-fitting shoes, high heels, or even flip flops.
Also, wearing clean socks with closed shoes is important to ensure that sweat and bacteria do not accumulate within the shoe. Clean socks help to prevent athlete’s foot, fungi problems, bad odors, and can absorb sweat. Also make sure that the socks fit properly and are not uncomfortably tight.
The little things you do to take care of your feet can yield you good results as well as better health in the long term.
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