Adler Footcare Blog

Think You Have a Foot Problem? Try This Self-Examination

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Jun 13, 2016 7:50:34 PM

Do your feet hurt? Have you noticed changes in your feet that are starting to cause you concern? Sometimes, foot problems are no big deal and can be easily dealt with at home with a little rest and relaxation, over-the-counter medicines, natural remedies, and a dose of good ‘ole fashioned patience. But there are problems that shouldn’t be ignored, especially if they are causing you consistent foot pain. Start with an initial self-examination using the steps in the article excerpt below:

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care, foot pain

5 Foot Problems Caused by Misaligned Feet

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Jun 1, 2016 9:00:00 AM

You may have foot problems ranging from mild deformities that cause you embarrassment to issues giving you chronic pain. In the past, you may have tried many different conservative ways to treat these problems to no avail. You could be treating the wrong issue.

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Topics: foot problems, foot pain, HyProCure

Are You Part of the 45 Percent of People with THIS Foot Problem?­­­­­­

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

May 25, 2016 3:30:06 PM

Do you have foot problems that are causing your feet to look deformed? Do you experience burning heel pain when you walk? When you exercise, do you have to stop because your knee, hip or back pain won’t let you continue? It doesn’t matter where you live, how old you are, or the physical activities you do. It’s estimated that nearly 45% of people have a common problem causing them foot and body pain, and it’s probably something you have never even heard of – misaligned feet.

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Topics: foot problems, foot pain, Body Pain

The Surprising Causes of Your Athlete’s Foot Problem

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

May 20, 2016 6:28:12 PM

You probably already know the risks of walking around barefoot at the gym, swimming pools, and other public places. So you wear shoes to protect yourself from getting cuts, stubbed toes, fungus, and other foot problems – but are you really? Sure, shoes definitely do your feet a favor, but they can’t protect you from everything.

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care

Learn How to Solve Your Nasty Foot Problems

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

May 13, 2016 3:01:01 PM

Funky fungus, bony bumps, irritating ingrown toenails – sometimes the foot problems you’re dealing with can look and feel downright unappealing. It can be very inconvenient and embarrassing as the warmer weather sets in and you’re wanting to wear sandals, flip flops and go barefoot on the beach. Some issues can also cause severe discomfort and even foot pain. So how do you solve these problems? Learn some things you can do in the article excerpt below:

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care

Simple Fixes for Cosmetic Foot Problems to Give You a Carefree Summer

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Apr 27, 2016 7:15:34 PM

womans_foot_with_sunscreenSummer is just around the corner and that means open toe shoe season and more outdoor activity. But nobody wants to spend their summer with ugly feet so that’s why we’re here with day-to-day foot care tips in order to get rid of any nasty foot problems caused by cosmetic issues. A carefree summer is a pain free summer and it all starts with your feet.

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care

Which Type of Expert Should You Visit for Your Ankle and Foot Pain?

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Apr 18, 2016 1:53:20 PM

different_types_of_doctorsWhen you or a loved one have an injury related to your feet or ankles, what type of doctor do you visit? You might just think to call up your general practitioner, or if your ankle and foot pain is bad enough, pay a visit to the ER. However, it’s becoming more common to seek specialized care for your foot injuries. Whether you’re an avid exerciser, have kids in sports, or have an old injury acting up again, learn the difference between foot and ankle specialists so you’re prepared when you need an expert opinion.

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Topics: foot problems, Choosing a Podiatrist, Injuries

Suffer From Smelly Foot Problems? Try Apple Cider Vinegar

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Apr 11, 2016 6:47:55 PM

Do you suffer from smelly feet? It’s okay, you aren’t alone! And it’s no wonder, because you have 250,000 sweat glands in your feet. In fact – these glands can produce up to half a pint of moisture each day. It can be an embarrassing foot problem to have, especially if you decide to just kick your shoes off at a friend’s house.

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Topics: foot problems, Foot Care

Why Your Boots May Be Changing Your Feet & Causing Foot Problems

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Mar 29, 2016 9:00:00 AM

High-heeled shoes are often to blame for foot problems, but what about boots? If you wear boots daily – maybe you’re a construction worker, public safety employee, or in another job that needs extra foot protection, you are at risk for experiencing problems that could ultimately cause you chronic foot pain.

We get a lot of questions here at Adler Footcare, and the one below is as an actual question we received that warrants a decent response. Maybe you can relate.

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Topics: foot problems, foot pain

Is Your Black Nail a Sign of a Toenail Fungal Infection?

Posted by Dr. Jeffrey L. Adler

Mar 11, 2016 3:09:30 PM

If you’ve recently looked down at your feet and noticed a black toenail, you may be wondering if there’s cause for concern and how to get rid of it. More often than not, a black toenail is a result of an injury or trauma to the nails, but sometimes it could be a sign of a toenail fungal infection. This article will help you learn how to tell the difference.

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Topics: foot problems, toenail fungus, Injuries