Blog Posts in July, 2017

What Are the Symptoms of Athlete's Foot?

Have you noticed that your feet feel itchy or appear flaky? If so, then you may be dealing with athlete’s foot. If you’re wondering if you should see a podiatrist about foot fungus in ...
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Can You Use Nail Polish if You Have Nail Fungus?

In Chicago, foot fungus is a common problem among people who frequently patronize nail salons. Fungal infections are easily spread from person to person via whirlpool footpaths and pedicure ...
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Tips for Reducing Your Risk of Toenail Fungus

Dermatophytes are the microorganisms that are usually responsible for foot fungus. The nails are a veritable feast for these fungi, as the nails contain plenty of the protein keratin that ...
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FAQs About Heel Spurs

Heel spurs are osteophytes, or bone spurs, that form in the heel. They usually develop at the point where two bones join together. Not everyone with these bony growths will experience pain, and they ...
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