• Can Balance Predict Ankle Injuries?
    Studies have shown that many people who have a tendency for repeated ankle sprains also have poor balance.  In a study of high school basketball players, researches wanted to find Read more
  • Rocker Bottom Shoes
    Rocker bottom shoes began as a shoe modification that was prescribed to patients suffering from such maladies as arthritis, plantar fasciitis, Morton's neuroma, and tendonitis. The principle behind the stiff Read more
  • Recent Lawsuit Against Toning Shoes
    The promise of a better body without having to do any of the work it takes to get one might just be too good to be true after all. Rocker bottom Read more
  • What is Achilles Tendonitis?
    Achilles Tendonitis is inflammation of the tendon that connects the calf muscles of the leg to the heel of the foot.  Once inflamed, the tendon can be slow to heal Read more
  • What are the Different Types of Malignant Melanoma?
    Of the 4 types of malignant melanoma, Superficial Spreading is the most common type at 70%.  It has a classic “red, white and blue” appearance. Nodular melanoma accounts for 15% of Read more
  • Malignant Melanoma (AKA “Melanocarcinomaâ€)
    Malignant melanoma is the leading cause of death from all diseases arising from the skin, and can easily go unnoticed.  It is a mere 4% of all skin cancers, yet Read more
  • How To Avoid Pain by Cutting Your Nails
    Can a V-shape prevent ingrown toenails? No! The v-shape will not prevent a painful ingrown toe nail, it will actually cause your ingrown toe nail to get worse. The "v" shape will Read more
  • Serena Williams Foot Injury
    The tickets were sold, the hype was roaring and the fans were desperate to see Serena Williams challenge for the U.S. Open! Then came word of a bloody foot wrapped Read more