Diabetes and Foot Problems

How can diabetes affect my feet? Over time, diabetes may cause nerve damage, also called diabetic neuropathy, that can cause tingling and pain, and can make you lose feeling in your feet. When you...

Understanding Hammertoes, Prevention

Preventing foot problems, including hammertoes, is often a matter of wearing the right shoes and taking care of your feet. A few tips:Check your feet regularly for problems. This is especially true...

Exercises for Hallux Valgus

Hallux valgus is a condition in which the big toe of the foot curves out and then back in toward the second toe. This creates a bunion. Wearing wider shoes to make room for the protrusion may be enough...