War with my wart..

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Plantar warts are a nuisance. They are caused by a viral infection(the HPV- human papiloma virus) of the skin. They are often spread in communally shared areas such as locker rooms, swimming pools etc. They often require multiple treatments some … Continue reading

Got a pump bump?

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A Haglund’s deformity also known as “pump bump” is a bony enlargement at the back of the heel that becomes irritated when rubbed against the stiff heel counter of shoes. It commonly presents in women who wear high-heeled shoes (pumps) … Continue reading

Feeling pins and needles in your feet?

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If you experience burning, tingling, stabbing, pins-and-needles sensation in your feet, you’re not alone. This sensation is referred to as peripheral neuropathy and commonly affects diabetics. 60-70% of diabetics will develop peripheral neuropathy because they have uncontrolled blood sugars which … Continue reading

Budding Bunions

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Bunions are every shoe lover’s worse nightmare. A bunion is a painful bump that forms on the joint at the base of the first or fifth toe making it difficult to wear shoes. These deformities progress over time and can … Continue reading

Kevin Durant suffers from a Jones fracture

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We are sad to hear that Kevin Durant is suffering from a Jones fracture. A Jones fracture is a common fracture of the 5th metatarsal (a long bone on the outside of the foot that connects to the little toe) … Continue reading