Posts tagged foot pain
Mighty Achilles & Your Feet

“Mighty Achilles, demigod, slayer of Hector...Can Cause Havoc to your FEET"

 I often see dancers and regular runners as well as novice marathoners and others who try to push themselves too far too fast. Dancers almost always rupture their Achilles tendons just above the site where the muscle attaches to the tendon just below the calf. Among those more prone to this injury are women who wear high heels all the time and suddenly switch to flat shoes.

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How Can a Pillow Fix Your Callus?

What is a callus? A callus is an abnormal amount of dead, thickened skin that builds up on an area like the bottom of your feet. They can be yellowish-red in color and they don’t feel like the rest of the skin on your soles.

Calluses can crop up anywhere on your body wherever stress from excess pressure and friction occurs.

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The Best Lunch Hour Fix Me Up Ever: “The Loub Job” from Dr. Suzanne Levine

Dr. Suzanne Levine’s ‘Loub Job Injection’ at Institute Beaute, New York

We know! Your feet are killing you! It’s summer and it’s beautiful out there in New York. You have made the most of it: jogging, tennis, golf, the beach, aerobics, and just fun in the sun. Your feet are paying the price especially your big toe.

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