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Common Skin Problems of the Feet

There are many different dermatological conditions that can affect your feet, some more common than others. See 7 conditions that are frequently a problem when it comes to the health of your feet.

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Ankle Arthritis Surgery: Ankle Exostectomy Surgery

Bone spur removal for ankle arthritis, a procedure called Anterior Ankle Exostectomy, may be an surgical option for patients with mild to moderate ankle arthritis. Learn more.

Ankle Arthritis Surgery: Ankle Fusion

Learn about ankle fusion surgery for ankle arthritis. From indications to different methods of performing the surgery

Pierre Jackson’s Achilles Injury: Is Surgery An Option?

Achilles injuries in basketball players are devastating injuries - what does this mean for Pierre Jackson.

Should Obama Undergo Plantar Fasciitis Surgery?

Learn how chronic plantar fasciitis, like President Obama has, can be treat with surgery. Plantar fasciitis surgery may be performed open or endoscopically.

Are There Any Health Benefits To Wearing Flips Flops?

Flip-flops can offer some positive foot health benefits but you would never know because there is an abundance of negative press regarding the dangers!

Tarsal Coalition: A Flat Foot Disorder In Children

Tarsal coalition is a complex foot problem. We provide a simple explanation to understand the best treatment and surgery options today.

5 Things You Can Do For Flat Feet

Learn about flat feet on about.com. Understand what you can do to treat it - from orthotics to surgery.

The Lunge Stretch

Photo and description of the lunge stretch, which targets the calve and feet.

Laser Treatment of Toenail Fungus

An overview of the pros and cons of laser treatment of toenail fungal infection, also known as onychomycosis.

Topical Treatment Options for Toenail Fungus

A look at how toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, can be treated with topical medicines.

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