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A foot rash can indicate a number of problems. It is important to diagnose it correctly to ensure you get the right treatment. Here we look at the most common causes of foot and ankle rashes including causes, symptoms and the best treatment options
Foot pain symptoms vary wildly depending on the underlying cause. The pain may be burning or stabbing, there may be pins and needles or swelling. Here we look at the different symptoms associated with foot problems and how to work out what is wrong.
Retrocalcaneal bursitis is inflammation of the bursa at the back of the heel between the achilles tendon and heel bone. It causes pain, swelling and tenderness. Find out all about the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of this common type of heel bursitis.
A simple foot pain diagnosis tool to help you discover what is causing for foot, ankle or toe pain and what you can do about it
The most common causes of swollen feet and ankles, how to differentiate them and how to tell if they are serious
Burning foot pain is a common, painful problem. Here we look at the most common causes of burning pain in the feet including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options
Find out about the most common causes of pain on top of foot including the causes, symptoms and treatment options for each.
Yellow toenails may be a sign of a serious medical condition, a fungal infection or simply from wearing nail polish. Find out about the common causes and how to treat them
Thick toenails are a common problem and may caused by a fungal infection or an underlying medical condition such as psoriasis. Find out about the typical causes, symptoms & treatment options
Charcot Marie Tooth Disease (aka peroneal muscular atrophy) causes weakness and sensory loss in the feet, leg and hands. Find out about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
Ankle pain running is a common problem. Find out about common injuries that cause ankle pain during and after running
Compare bunion splint styles and read user reviews. Includes bunion regulators and night splints. Helps delay or prevent surgery and suitable to wear if recovering from surgery
A guide to bunion surgery recovery including when you can return to certain activities, possible complications and how to get the best results after bunion surgery
A bunion operation corrects abnormal toe position. Recovery usually takes 3-6 months. Find out about the different types of surgery including bunion laser surgery
Effective bunions treatment can help reduce pain, increase function and delay surgery. Find out about the best treatments for bunion pain relief
Find out about the most common bunion symptoms, the prevalence of them and how to effectively treat painful bunions.
Foot bunion pain is a common problem aka a Hallux Abducto Valgus or bunionette. Find out about the common causes, symptoms and treatment options.
Turf Toe is a common injury affecting athletes causing big toe pain, swelling and stiffness. Find out about the causes, diagnosis and turf toe treatment options
Ankle exercises help improve the strength and stability of the foot. Get back on your feet with these foot exercises
Numb feet are usually caused by damage to the nerves or blood vessels in the legs and feet. Find out about the most common causes of foot numbness
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your suggestions for strengthening and stretching are helping
"Your info took me straight to the problem. Well described and clearly explained."
"Thanks for having these exercises available! I performed a few and they have helped tremendously with my foot pain."
"Thank you for this information, it is very useful."
"Some really good suggestions and information"
"I have suffered these symptoms for over a year seen two doctors and a physio. None of them diagnosed this. Hope its not too late to put your advice into practice." Lezlee, UK
"Certainly it has helped me to understand and educate me on the issue."
"Very interesting! All good information. Tried a few stretches, already feels good."
"3 days ago I thought I was going to need foot surgery. I NEVER thought that stretching my calf would relieve the excruciating pain at the top of my foot. Thank you!!"