Our Podiatry Blog Offers Tips on Your Foot Condition

There’s no need to try home remedies that don’t work. Our blog offers foot care protection, injury prevention, and other tips from a certified South Carolina podiatrist, helping you to see real results and lasting relief.

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  • What Causes Foot and Ankle Swelling Swelling in the foot and ankle is a very common complaint, especially in the elderly. This symptom has a variety of causes. To determine its cause, the doctors
  • When To Replace Your Running Shoes Runners commonly ask how many miles will my shoes last, and how do I tell when my shoes need to be replaced? The general rule is shoes should be replaced every 300-500 miles.
  • Foot Myths: Don’t Believe Everything You Hear The myths that we perpetuate about health care are often quite humorous, like jumping up and down on one foot to cure hiccups. But many foot treatment myths can be harmful and dangerous.
  • Foot of the Class After wearing flip-flops all summer, students head back to school with painful feet. The sounds of back to school season include the ringing of school bells and
  • Toenails: Questions and Answers Toenails are a common area of concern. In addition to injury, ingrown nails, and fungus, the podiatrists at Coastal Podiatry Associates are equipped to answer
  • Is My Foot Posture Causing My Knee, Hip, and Back Pain? Regional interdependence is the term used when your knee, hip, and back pain is caused by poor foot posture. Problems such as over-pronation or flattening
  • Stop Playing Through Foot and Ankle Pain! With football and soccer season well underway, it is important to remind parents and coaches to think twice before letting their young athlete play through pain.
  • Surprising Ways You Are Risking Your Foot Health Everyone knows that high heels and pointed shoes are not the best for your feet, but your simple everyday events can also cause foot pain. These may seem like
  • Hikers and Hunters As brightly colored leaves dazzle the fall landscape, hikers and hunters nationwide will migrate to mountains, woods and fields, but many, unfortunately, are ill prepared for the beating their feet will take.
  • The Truth About Injections Few things are more uncomfortable when seeing a doctor than getting a shot. Most people can think back to at least one bad experience where an injection really hurt or someone said something