Conditions

Bursitis

Knee Bursitis – Causes, Treatments, and Prevention

Knee pain can affect your daily activities by making movement difficult and painful. It can also be hard to diagnose the underlying cause of knee pain, adding to your frustration. However, if you have pain and swelling around your kneecap, there’s a good chance that your pain could be knee bursitis. This condition is caused

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Bursitis

How to Tape Your Knee for Bursitis

Knee bursitis often presents itself with both pain and swelling. It can affect your daily life even if you don’t do any kind of hard-on-the-knee exercise. When the bursa are inflamed, even something as simple as standing and walking can cause pain or discomfort. The good news is that with just a few easy steps,

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Plantar Fasciitis

What Not to Do With Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis can be debilitating. If you suffer from it, you should already be wearing the right shoes, or at least have comfortable, supportive insoles. You may also have a list of exercises to stretch and strengthen the plantar fascia. But do you know what not to do with plantar fasciitis? This list is as

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Morton’s Neuroma

What Are the Signs and Symptoms of a Morton’s Neuroma?

Feeling pain, discomfort, and strange sensations in the ball of your foot? Chances are you’ve already labeled it as metatarsalgia, but in order to be able to treat it effectively, you need to get to the root of the problem. The signs and symptoms of a Morton’s neuroma are subtle, and when you first start

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Neuropathy

Should Diabetics Wear Socks to Bed?

People with diabetes need to be very careful about their blood sugar levels, but they also need to take extra care of their feet and toes. This is because diabetics can often lose feeling in their feet, making it easy to become injured without even noticing. This can lead to infection if the injury isn’t

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Hip Pain

Why Do I Have Hip Pain Walking Up Stairs?

Hip pain is hard to ignore whether you’re playing sports or just doing your daily activities. It’s pretty hard to do anything that involves your lower body without moving your hips, and depending on the cause of your pain, even simple, small movements can be sore. But more intense activities like walking upstairs can make

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Neuropathy

Benefits of Foot Massage for Neuropathy

Neuropathy can be a difficult condition to manage. If you suffer from it you’ve probably considered multiple ways to ease the pain and discomfort associated with the condition. Elevating your feet, getting more light exercise, stretching, and carefully applied heat therapy can all help to ease symptoms. Other tips include wearing neuropathy socks or slippers

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Fat Pad Atrophy

Fat Pad Atrophy – Symptoms, Treatments, and Prevention

Fat pad atrophy may sound strange, but it’s a more common condition than most people realize. It can happen to you without you even realizing and can cause pain on various parts of your foot, affecting your daily life and activities. The good news is that if you catch it early and take steps to

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Bunions

How to Hide and Disguise Bunions

If you have a bunion, you may experience pain and discomfort on a daily basis. As if pain and discomfort were not enough, you may also experience worry and anxiety about how people will react to seeing your bunions. While they are more common than you might realize, figuring out how to hide and disguise

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Plantar Fibroma

Plantar Fibroma – Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

Your feet take on your entire body weight and more, every single day. It’s impossible to prevent placing pressure on them, so the best thing to do is to take the best possible care of them. Unfortunately, in some cases, foot conditions can develop for seemingly no reason at all, even if you do take

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