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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Nov 15, 2019

Foot Gout & Podagra: Treatment & Prevention - Foot Pain Explored

Foot gout causes intense pain, redness and inflammation in the foot, most typically the big toe (podagra).Learn about causes, symptoms, treatment & prevention.

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Nov 15, 2019

Gout Prevention: How To Prevent Gout Attacks

Find out all about the best gout prevention strategies and how to reduce the risk of flare-ups and gout attacks in the feet, knees & hands.

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Nov 14, 2019

Retrocalcaneal Bursitis: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Retrocalcaneal bursitis is a common cause of heel pain and swelling. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatment options for heel bursitis.

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Nov 14, 2019

Peroneal Tendonitis - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

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

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Nov 14, 2019

Trench Foot: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Trench foot aka Non Freezing Cold Injury NFCI develops with prolonged exposure to cold, damp conditions. Learn about the causes, symptoms, treatment of NFCI's.

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Nov 14, 2019

Thick Toenails: Diagnosis & Treatment - Foot Pain Explored

Thick toenails are a common problem typically due to a fungal infection, psoriasis or various medical conditions. Learn about causes, symptoms & treatment

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Nov 14, 2019

Hammer, Claw & Mallet Toe - Foot Pain Explored

Mallet Toe, Hammer Toe and Claw Toe are where the toes bend into abnormal positions. Learn about the causes, symptoms & treatment options of these toe deformities.

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Nov 14, 2019

Tennis Toe & Subungual Hematoma: Symptoms & Treatment

Tennis Toe, aka Subungual Hematoma, is caused by bleeding under the nail from repeated friction. Find out about the symptoms, causes and treatment as well as how to prevent it.

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Nov 14, 2019

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome causes pain,tingling and numbness around the ankle and under the foot. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment options.

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Nov 14, 2019

Haglunds Deformity: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Haglunds deformity is a bony lump on the back of the heel. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatment options for this common cause of heel pain

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Nov 13, 2019

Os Trigonum Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Os Trigonum Syndrome causes foot pain behind the ankle, usually after an injury. Find out about the common causes, symptoms & treatment options of Os Trigonum

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Nov 13, 2019

Blue Toe Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Blue toe syndrome is caused by decreased blood and oxygen flow to the foot. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatment options of Purple Toe Syndrome..

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Nov 13, 2019

Pain on Top of Foot: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Pain on top of the foot is a common problem and can really affect daily life. We look at the common causes, symptoms and treatment options for top of foot pain.

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Nov 13, 2019

Cuboid Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

Cuboid Syndrome causes lateral foot pain, often after an ankle sprain. Find out about the common symptoms, causes and treatment options for a subluxed cuboid.

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Nov 13, 2019

Foot Cramps: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention

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

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Nov 13, 2019

Extensor Tendonitis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Extensor tendonitis is a common cause of top of foot pain. Find out about the cause, symptoms and treatment options of extensor tendonitis in the foot.

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Nov 13, 2019

Foot & Ankle Tendonitis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Foot and ankle tendonitis is a common cause of foot pain. Here we look at the common causes, symptoms and treatment for the different types of foot tendonitis

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Nov 11, 2019

Foot Rash: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

An foot rash may be due to an allergic reaction, infection or medical condition. Here we look at the common causes of foot & ankle rashes and how to treat them

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Nov 11, 2019

Foot Pain Symptoms & How To Treat Them - Foot Pain Explored

Foot pain symptoms can mean many different things. Here we look at what causes different foot symptoms and how to treat them so you can beat foot & ankle pain.

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Nov 08, 2019

Sharp Pain In Big Toe: Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment

Common causes of sharp pain in big toe include gout, arthritis & sesamoiditis. Here we look at the common causes, symptoms and treatments for sharp big toe pain

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Page Last Updated: 2019-11-08
Next Review Due: 2021-11-08


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