Absent bright-colored ribbons and clever marketing schemes, the lowly foot rarely gets the national attention that it so clearly deserves. As monthly races, runs, dashes, and 5ks come and go, championing this cause or that campaign, a sense of irony befalls the humble appendage. Nonetheless, Feet, you march on: carrying your owners through another finish line without complaint. Scratch that. read more »CONTINUE READING →
Feel Like You’re Growing Mushrooms on Your Toes? It’s Time to Learn the Signs and Causes of Toenail Fungus!
A fungal nail infection can imperil your feet and make wearing shoes very uncomfortable. It can severely discolor, distort, thicken and split your nails as they become more brittle. Treatments usually require the care of...CONTINUE READING →
Happy Feet Serve Your Body Well – Here are 6 Common Foot Problems that Signal Feet in Need of Repair
Hard-to-ignore symptoms of foot pain are a call to action. This article provides a good overview of the subtle signs that indicate your feet need attention. Know your feet and let us know what you...CONTINUE READING →
Watch Out for Repeated Ankle Sprains: The Ankle Can Eventually Give Way to Chronic Ankle Instability
Healing a sprained ankle involves proper rehabilitation to strengthen and retrain the muscles and tissues of the ankle. Failure to do so may result in recurring ankle sprains and further problems down the road. Read...CONTINUE READING →
Walk Easier With High Tech Aid for Your Ankles. Scientists Study Gait and Design a Robotic Exosuit That You Wear!
By removing the actuation, electronics and battery units, leaving only the exosuit's light wearable textiles and pulling cables, the researchers were able to calculate the impact on the wearers' joints.Read the full article at: www.roboticsresear.ch Harvard engineers have released positive results after testing their robotic exosuit. Created to support the joints while walking and running, the study shows considerable support for the ankles. We say this is good news! Let us know what you say.CONTINUE READING →
Last week MP called for a ban on work dress codes requiring women to wear high heels stating it was gender discrimination, and that they cause physical damage. Read the full article at: www.dailymail.co.ukCONTINUE READING →