Foot Pain Blog

Written By: Chloe Wilson - BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy
Reviewed By: FPE Medical Review Board

The Foot Pain Blog is my mini-journal about ankle, toe and foot pain. It lets you know about:

1) New web pages on foot-pain-explored.com
2) New videos added to foot-pain-explored.com
3) New product reviews added eg for different braces
4) Recommended products on sale
5) New articles of interest relating to foot pain

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Jan 14, 2019

Foot Eczema: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Foot eczema is a common problem where the immune system causes dry skin, itching, redness and inflammation. Find out all about the causes, symptoms and best treatment options for foot eczema including atopic dermatitis, dyshidrosis & pompholyx and contact dermatitis.

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Jan 14, 2019

Charcot Marie Tooth Disease aka Peroneal Muscular Atrophy

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.

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Jan 10, 2019

Foot Cramps: Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

What causes foot cramps and cramping in toes? How can I relieve them? What can I do to prevent calf, foot and toe cramps? Find answers to these and other common questions on cramp

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Jan 10, 2019

Nerve Pain In Foot: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis

Nerve pain in foot causes pain, weakness, pins and needles or numbness. There may be a problem in the spine or in the nerve itself. Find out about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Jan 09, 2019

Swollen Feet and Ankles: Causes & Treatment - Foot Pain Explored

Swollen feet and ankles are a common problem and can be caused by a whole host of problems. Here we look at the most common causes, how to tell if it's something serious and the best ways to treat foot swelling

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Jan 09, 2019

Foot Rash: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment - Foot Pain Explored

A foot rash may be due to an allergic reaction, infection or medical condition. Here we look at the most common causes of foot and ankle rashes and the causes, symptoms and treatment options for each

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Dec 13, 2018

Mortons Neuroma - Foot Pain Explored

A mortons neuroma is a growth on one of the nerves of the foot, causing pain and tingling in between the toes. Find out about the common causes, symptoms and treatment options

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Dec 11, 2018

Peroneal Tendonitis - Foot Pain Explored

Peroneal tendonitis commonly causes foot pain around the back and outer side of the foot. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatment options

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Dec 11, 2018

Foot Gout & Podagra - Foot Pain Explored

Foot gout presents with pain, redness and inflammation. It most commonly affects the big toe, known as Podagra. Find out about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and gout prevention.

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Dec 06, 2018

Foot & Ankle Tendonitis: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

Foot and ankle tendonitis is a common cause of foot pain. How does it develop? How long does it last? What are the best treatment options? Find answers to questions about foot tendonitis.

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Dec 06, 2018

Posterior Tibial Tendonitis - Foot Pain Explored

Posterior tibial tendonitis causes inner foot pain and flat feet. If you can't stand on tip toes, it is most likely due to posterior tibial tendon dysfunction. Learn about the common causes, symptoms, and treatment options.

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Dec 04, 2018

Foot Pain Symptoms

Foot pain symptoms, what they mean and how to stop them. Whether its burning pain, tingling, swelling or numbness, find out how to beat the symptoms of foot pain and stop them from coming back

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Nov 22, 2018

Common Causes of Foot Pain

Discover the most common causes of foot pain and how best to treat them. Includes injuries, tendonitis, swelling and plantar fasciitis.

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Nov 21, 2018

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome - Foot Pain Explored

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome causes pain,tingling and numbness around the ankle and under the foot. It is cause by pressure through the tibial nerve at the ankle. Find out how to treat it quickly to avoid permanent nerve damage

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Nov 16, 2018

Foot Arch Pain On The Bottom Of The Foot

Foot arch pain is a common problem and may be caused by well-known conditions such as plantar fasciitis or more unusal ones like plantar fibromatosis. Find out all about the common causes, symptoms and treatment options for pain on bottom of foot.

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Nov 14, 2018

Pain On Outside Of Foot: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

Suffering from pain on outside of foot? Find out about the most common causes of side of foot pain, including guidance on diagnosing the problem and what the best treatment options are.

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Nov 12, 2018

Foot Pain Diagnosis: What's Causing Your Pain

Accurate foot pain diagnosis is essential for effective treatment. Here we help you work out what is causing your pain by thinking about the location of your pain. Once you've diagnosed your foot pain, we'll show you what you can do to beat it.

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Nov 12, 2018

Pain on Top of Foot: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Find out about the most common causes of pain on top of foot including the causes, symptoms and treatment options for each. Includes injuries, wear and tear and overuse conditions

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Jun 27, 2018

Reflexology Foot Chart

A reflexology foot chart can be used to promote healing and encourage blood flow by stimulating nerves. Find out which reflexology points on the foot correspond to the different organs and how you can use massage to aid healing and well-being.

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Jun 22, 2018

Foot Pain Treatment Options

Find out about the best foot pain treatment options. We look at general treatment tools such as ice and exercises, treatment for specific foot problems e.g. plantar fasciitis and how shoe orthotics can really make a difference.

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Next Review Due: 14/01/21


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