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Why is Magnesium Important?

The body contains several major minerals and some trace minerals. Trace minerals are minerals that are found within the body usually due to diet, but are not vital for a healthy body. Magnesium is a major mineral meaning that it … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet

Halloween is coming up and the kids will be out in full force to get their sweet treats, so make sure your ready, so you don’t have to smell any feet. Two common foot conditions can be “scary” to some … Continue reading

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Ouch!! Ingrown Nails

Now that the weather is starting to cool off and it is back to school, we are out of the sandals into our tennis shoes and work shoes. You or your child may notice that you are having some pain … Continue reading

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Identifying and Treating Baseball Injuries

Baseball is one of the fastest growing youth sports in America.  In general, it’s also one of the safest sports as the injury rate is 2-8%.  In 2012, there were over 250,000 injuries requiring a trip to the emergency room.  … Continue reading

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What is a Coalition in a Foot?

A coalition is the union of 2 bones in the foot. The two bones will be fused by boney, cartilaginous, or fibrous tissue. This union will prevent the normal range of motion that the foot requires. Why does this happen? … Continue reading

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If Your Bone Isn’t Healing, Then What?

There are many scenarios where you may need a bone stimulator. Some of these include: • A non-healing broken bone, especially if you have one of the following conditions listed below, which will drastically increase the risk of a bone … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions After Foot Surgery

Having surgery on your foot will change your daily routine drastically for a short time. Here are many questions that patients have asked in the past when having to face surgery. Will I be able to walk after the surgery? … Continue reading

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