Category Archives for Foot Ailments

How Does Acupuncture Work for Foot and Heel Pain Relief?

is acupuncture good for heal pain?

The foot is very complicated and the part of the body that is most prone to aches, pains, and injury. With 26 bones, 33 joints and over a hundred muscles, tendons and ligaments, your feet are highly susceptible to stress. Injuries to ankles, heels, and feet are common. Often there is little western medicine can […]

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How to Treat Foot Ulcers Safely (and Avoid a Painful Infection)

can stress cause foot ulcers?

Foot ulcers are caused by a combination of internal and external factors. An ulcer is initially triggered by an external trauma – so anyone can get a foot ulcer. However, ulcers are more likely to develop if your immune system is weakened.  Chronic health conditions and poor lifestyle choices can weaken the immune system and […]

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12 Medical Causes of EXTREMELY Itchy Feet (and How to Stop It)!

I've got itchy toes without a rash

Itchy skin – or ‘pruritus’ – is a condition that involves the body and the mind. Studies have shown that the more we scratch, the itchier we feel. In other words, the reciprocal relationship between our physiological and psychological drives seems to worsen pruritus. To avoid becoming stuck in this itch-scratch cycle, you must treat […]

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