Everything You Need to Know About Rheumatoid Arthritis (and How This Condition Can Affect Your Feet)
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA). You may have heard of this medical condition on TV ads here and there, or perhaps one of your older aunts or uncles had this problem as you were growing up. But do you know what it is? What’s more, do you know how this condition affects the...read more
Do you feel the heat? No, we are not talking about your bunion pain; we are talking about the beautiful summer weather! But since you’ve mentioned it, let’s talk a little bit about bunions and how this condition can easily ruin your summer fun. The Truth About Bunions...read more
Have you ever felt like you were walking on a pebble or a fold in your sock, only to find your shoes pebble-free and your sock nice and smooth upon further inspection? Or perhaps you are experiencing shooting pain in the ball of your foot or toes whenever standing or...read more
Pregnancy is truly a wonderful thing, isn’t it? Well, except for when your feet start swelling up, and standing or walking just becomes, well, a real pain! The truth is, painful feet among pregnant women is not at all unusual. But that doesn’t mean you should just...read more
The weather is finally getting warmer and the days are getting longer. Summer is just around the corner, and with it comes fun times at the lake, relaxing vacations at the beach, and adventurous hiking quests. Whatever you are planning on doing this summer, there are...read more
Valentine’s Day has come and gone, and for many of us, heel pain was be our ever-loyal “wingman.”
To put it in perspective:
1 in every 3 Americans today have experienced foot pain at least once in their lifetime. This means that millions of us took our heel pain on romantic walks, passionate dance lessons, and quiet dinners this February 14.
But don’t be mistaken.
Buurrr!!! It is that time of the year – thick socks, wool scarfs, heavy jackets. For many of us that means staying indoors, under the blankets and packing on some extra pounds. Although, falling into the couch-potato life-style-mode can be tempting – and oh so easy –...read more
As 2018 winds down, many of us are considering our resolutions for the new year. The team at Northeast Foot & Ankle shares some possible resolutions for your feet in 2019!read more
You might not be aware of this:Over 25% of all the bones in your body are contained in your feet and ankles!Now, if you think about how small your feet are in relationship to the rest of your body, that may seem rather odd. It does make more sense, however, when you...read more