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17 Feb Toe Nail Clipping Best Practices

A Second Thought on Toe Nail Clipping Proper toenail clipping is essential for maintaining healthy feet and preventing issues like ingrown nails and infections. Whether you're doing it at home or seeking professional assistance, following the best practices ensures optimal foot health. Shuman Podiatry & Sports...

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21 Oct Diabetic Foot Care: Essential Information

Maintaining good foot health is crucial for individuals with diabetes to prevent complications that can arise from the condition. Proper foot care can help avoid serious issues such as diabetic neuropathy, ulcers, and even amputations. Shuman Podiatry & Sports Medicine in Sterling, VA, can provide...

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09 Sep The Permanence of Toenail Avulsion: A Comprehensive Guide

About Toenail Avulsion Toenail avulsion is a medical procedure often considered when a toenail becomes damaged, painful, or infected. It involves the removal of the entire nail or a portion of it. One common question that arises regarding this procedure is whether it is permanent. In...

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19 Aug Understanding Athlete’s Foot: 5 Important Facts

About Athletes Foot Athlete's foot, medically known as tinea pedis, is a common fungal infection that primarily affects the skin on the feet. This condition, though not life-threatening, can cause discomfort and inconvenience for those who experience it. In this article, we will delve into five...

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12 Aug Five Fun Facts about Going Barefoot and Grounding

1. Ancient Tradition: Barefoot Living Through the Ages Walking barefoot, known as "grounding" or "earthing," is a practice that has ancient roots. Throughout history, many civilizations embraced barefoot living, connecting their bodies directly with the earth's surface. Indigenous tribes, such as the Aboriginal people of Australia,...

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22 Jul Understanding and Managing Pain in the Foot Arches

Pain in the Foot Arch Foot arch pain is a common issue that can affect people of all ages and activity levels. It can be caused by various factors, including improper footwear, overuse, injuries, and medical conditions. This article will explore the causes, symptoms, and treatment...

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