Foot Care in Winter: Keep Your Feet Safe on the Slopes or Rink

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You may love to hit the slopes or the skating rink when the temperature (and the snow) starts falling, but you may not realize the beating your feet and ankles take from winter sports. Between cold conditions, ill-fitting boots and sports that may involve lots of cutting and changing direction, winter can be pretty tough on your feet. Don

Get the Facts on Foot Warts

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The human body is full of wonders, but warts are not one of them. This skin condition causes abnormal growths to appear that can be both unsightly as well as painful. They are the result of an infection from one of many strains of human papillomavirus (HPV). So, what

Wound Basics 101: What You Need to Know

diabetic wound care tips

Getting cuts and scrapes are a part of everyday life. Just about all of us have come across the business end of something like a razor, knife or even a strip of sidewalk during a fall and have lived to tell the tale, but what happens when you don

How to Keep Feet Happy When Staying Active

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Dr. Sarah E. Haller is the newest face at Essex Union Podiatry and long-time lover of outdoor activities. Together with her faithful companion, her Labrador, Dr. Haller tackles a variety of outdoor undertakings and offers tips based on her own fun-filled and healthy experiences. It