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Feet Work: The Dangers of Prolonged Standing

If you work standing up all day, you know how challenging this can be for your feet, as well as your legs and back. No matter what you do, no matter what industry you are in, prolonged standing can compromise your health. The most common problems associated with prolonged standing are various forms of lower-body … Continue reading Feet Work: The Dangers of Prolonged Standing

The Risks of Shoe Fashion

It is often tempting to buy clothing that looks fashionable, even if it doesn’t fit properly. This is especially true with shoes. Now, with the convenience of online shopping, it is even easier to buy shoes that look good but which may not fit properly. Today, more young people and adults are wearing shoes that … Continue reading The Risks of Shoe Fashion

Practicing Good Foot Posture for an Upright Life

Most of us don’t think of our posture until someone (like your Lansdale foot doctor) suggests that you may not hold yourself properly. What is Posture? Posture is essentially your body against gravity. It is how you hold your body upright while standing, sitting, and walking. Proper or good posture means training the body to … Continue reading Practicing Good Foot Posture for an Upright Life

Peripheral Neuropathy: A Danger to Diabetics

Our bodies often provide us with important signals of growing threats to our physical well-being. The biggest challenge and danger that most of us face is that we do not accurately read those threats, perhaps ignoring or misinterpreting them. I was struck again by this challenge and danger after learning about a recent survey run … Continue reading Peripheral Neuropathy: A Danger to Diabetics

Keeping Your Feet Healthy When Running

With spring on the way, runners look forward to running more regularly outside. Running is a great physical exercise with numerous cardiovascular and physical benefits. It is simply amazing to see how many people of all ages run today, from teens all the way up to older women and men.

Is Your Foot Pain Arthritis?

Arthritis is a terrible condition that affects tens of millions of Americans, sometimes with crippling effects. It can take numerous manifestations and forms, and different variations are given different designations. But, in the broadest terms, arthritis refers to the inflammation and swelling of cartilage and joint lining, which is accompanied by additional fluid in the … Continue reading Is Your Foot Pain Arthritis?