Foot Health

Foot Health

Why Do My Feet Hurt?

Bottom Line Personal had a Facebook chat with Dr. Johanna S. Youner, a nationally-known Park Avenue podiatrist and foot surgeon.…

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Tea for Smelly Feet

Does your family ask you to leave your shoes on when you come home from work? Did you spend all…

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Laser: A Better Solution for Icky Toenail Fungus

Are you dreading sandal weather because one or more of your toenails has turned ugly? If the nail is misshapen,…

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Flip-Flops in a Public Shower—Helpful or All Hype?

Is it really true that you can pick up diseases simply from having the bottoms of your bare feet come…

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How to Wear Heels — Without Hurting Your Feet

High heels have glamour -- but it comes at a steep price. Such footwear is a primary reason why women…

Why Cheese Is Surprisingly Good for Your Heart

You dutifully eat your fat-free yogurts, unbuttered veggies and other virtuously low-fat (and low-flavor) fare. After all, you want to…

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Sprained Toe: Common Problem, Simple Solution

You may have heard about Derrick Rose, the Chicago Bulls All-Star guard who missed three straight games because of pain…

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Guide to Pain-Free Feet

When your feet hurt, it puts a damper on more than just locomotion. That’s because the well-being of your feet…

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“Listen” to Your Feet

You could have a broken toe, arthritis—or a problem elsewhere in your body. Think about the last medical exam you…

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Surprising Fixes for Common Foot Problems

A wrinkle filler and other unconventional approaches can help you avoid surgery… When severe foot pain just won’t go away,…

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What to Do for a Broken Toe

Quick treatment is critical Most people think that there’s nothing that can be done about a broken toe but grimace.…

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Sore Feet? Four Feel-Better Yoga Poses

Our poor feet pay the price—in the form of pain, inflammation and misalignments—for our habit of wearing high-heeled, pointy-toed, stylish-but-not-sensible…

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Easy Ways to Strengthen Feet to Reduce Pain and Stiffness

Our poor feet just don’t get what they need to be healthy and happy—and you know who pays the price,…

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Drugstore Cure for Plantar Fasciitis

My brother still plays basketball with his high school buddies, and over the decades they’ve collected their fair share of…

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Surgery-Free Help for Hammertoes

Sadly, some women hide their feet in closed-toe shoes instead of enjoying sandals because they feel self-conscious about their hammertoes.…