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9 Things We All Do That Cause Plantar Fasciitis to Flare-Up

plantar fasciitis causes and treatment

Plantar Fasciitis is a painful foot condition that affects 1 in 10 adults. People with this condition experience sharp intermittent pain in the heel of their foot. About a third of sufferers will endure symptoms in both feet, which can make walking quite a challenge. Thankfully, the condition can usually be treated effectively. Scientists have […]

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How to Get Rid of Smelly Toenails

white stuff under toenail smells

Smelly toenail gunk is a common problem that is often associated with uncleanliness and sweaty feet. However, it is rare for toenails to smell without an underlying cause. A tell-tale sign that your feet need attending to is the white smelly stuff under your toenails that gives off an odor akin to mature cheese. This […]

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How to Relieve Pain Caused By Plantar Fasciitis

What are the most common plantar fasciitis symptoms?

If you’re experiencing pain in the heel of your foot, the cause may be due to a torn or inflamed plantar fascia – the thin layer of skin that connects your heel with the front of your foot. The medical condition for this common complaint is known as plantar fasciitis. In general, heel pain is […]

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Understanding the Causes of Hot (Burning) Feet at Night

why are my feet hot at night?

Do you suffer from hot, burning feet at night? The pain can be irritating and disturb your sleep. If this does sound familiar, you might need medical attention. Feet that burn when in bed is often the first sign of an underlying medical condition. Burning sensations in the feet can be mild or severe. For […]

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