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Children

Foot and Ankle Problems in Children

Children experience a variety of foot and ankle problems from overuse injuries, including flat foot deformities, sports injuries, and ingrown toenails. Having strong, healthy feet allows children to walk, run, and play in comfort and correct posture. If your child’s feet form correctly, certain types of back and leg pain can be avoided later in […]

Prevent Spring Sports Injuries – Kids

Prevent Spring Sports Injuries – Kids Six Tips to Prevent Kids’ Spring Sports Injuries Prevent Spring Sports Injuries – Kids  Foot & ankle surgeons stress importance of safe transition from winter to spring sports. In today’s competitive youth sports landscape, many young athletes transition from playing winter to spring activities without considering the increased risk […]

Skateboarding Tough on Feet, Ankles

 Skateboarding Tough on Feet, Ankles Surgeons Warn: Skateboarding Tough on Feet, Ankles Skateboarding Tough on Feet, Ankles. Board tricks, repeated foot impact can lead to serious injury. Children and young adults love the thrill of skateboarding. They learn to master their skills of “riding the rail” and “catching air.” But according to the American College […]

Athlete’s Foot Health Facts

Athlete’s Foot Health Facts From the repeated pounding that runners’ feet receive on paved surfaces to the side-to-side motion seen in court sports, there’s no question that athletes’ feet and ankles are prime candidates for injuries. Our comprehensive list of sports indicates types of injuries that may occur in the sport you play. Whether you participate in sports […]

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