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27 Mar MLS® Laser Therapy: The Non-Invasive Answer to Chronic Pain Management

Do you feel like you've tried everything for your chronic pain and nothing seems to work? You're not alone. Many people struggle with discomfort that just doesn't seem to go away, especially in their feet and legs. But there's a beacon of hope right here...

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11 Nov New MLS Laser Therapy at Shuman Podiatry

MLS Laser Therapy Appointment Are you or someone you know experiencing foot or ankle pain? Shuman Podiatry & Sports Medicine, located in Sterling, VA, offers MLS Laser Therapy, a cutting-edge treatment that could bring relief. Here are the top 5 benefits of MLS Laser Therapy, and...

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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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21 Oct Top 10 Reasons to Visit a Podiatrist

Reasons You Should Visit Dr. Joanna Shuman Maintaining overall health involves caring for every part of your body, and that includes your feet. Podiatrists are specialized medical professionals who focus on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of various foot and ankle conditions. Shuman Podiatry & Sports...

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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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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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30 Jun Dorsi Flexing: Understanding the Mechanics and Benefits

Dorsi Flexing Dorsi flexing is a term commonly used in the realm of anatomy and physiology to describe a specific movement of the foot and ankle. This movement involves the upward bending or extension of the foot at the ankle joint, bringing the toes closer to...

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24 Jun Best Walking Shoes Considerations for Senior Adults

Healthy Walking Practices - Shoe Selection Walking is a great way for senior adults to stay active and maintain their overall health. However, to ensure a comfortable and safe walking experience, it is important for them to have the right pair of walking shoes. Here are...

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