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12 Reasons for Dry Skin Between My Toes (That’s NOT Itchy)!

It’s not unusual for the dry skin between your toes to peel. But, when peeling skin is not accompanied by itching it could be a sign of an underlying skin complaint. Skin peeling between toes (and no itch) is typically a result of skin infections, allergic reactions, syndromes, and disease. Otherwise, it is the result of an environmental factor. But don’t worry! Peeling skin between your toes may look unsightly, but in the vast majority […]

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Can Toenail Fungus Cause Pain and Swelling?

Can toenail fungus cause pain and swelling? You’ve probably already figured out that the answer is yes! Nail fungus (onychomycosis) attacks your toenails through small cuts in the skin around your nail or through the opening between your nail and nail bed. It can lead to a change to the nail texture, thickening, discomfort, and a foul smell. An infection could lead to a severe problem if you have a weak immune system or diabetes. If […]

Why do I keep getting cramps in my toes?

Why Toes Keep Cramping and Curling (and How to Relieve It Fast)!

Toe cramps can ruin our workouts and destroy our sleep patterns. They’re annoying, to say the least!  According to some scientists, muscle cramps are caused by our modern lifestyle. Our ancestors spent a lot of time in the squatting position and rarely wore shoes. This allowed them to lengthen and strengthen the muscles in their legs and feet. In turn, this protected against toe cramps. In this article, we’ll discuss how to improve muscle strength, […]

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Sprained Big Toe vs. Broken Big Toe – What’s the Difference?

When you stub your big toe, the pain is excruciating no matter how much damage has been done. You’ll certainly know when you’ve sprained or broken your toe, but you may not be able to determine if it is a sprain or a fracture immediately. A broken toe can have ongoing consequences and if you do not attend to it immediately. While most toe injuries are painful, the damage may be no worse than a […]

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Are Flip-Flops and Sandals Good for Your Feet?

Once the warm weather kicks in, the flip-flops are out. And why not? They’re trendy, let your feet breathe and are easy to kick on and off. For sure, flip-flops have their advantages. But experts caution that the lack of structural support in the design can also be problematic for your feet, heel, ankle, and knees. Do you get a pain in your joints and the arch of your feet when you consistently wear flip-flops? […]

What are the best Herbal Remedies for Toenail Fungus?

Which Herbal Remedies for Toenail Fungus Really Work?

Many people overlook herbal remedies because they’re unconvinced that plant-based medicines have the power to fight stubborn toenail infections. The truth is, some herbal remedies are just as effective, if not more effective, than their pharmaceutical counterparts. At a small clinical trial in 2007, researchers discovered a topical solution that completely eradicated one volunteer’s toenail fungus. The solution contained – arrowroot, baking soda, basil oil, tea tree oil, sage oil, and clove oil. The researchers […]