When Your Sole Hurts

  What carries you from here to there everyday and contains 26 bones, 33 joints, 107 ligaments, 19 muscles and tendons? Feet. We often don’t think too much about our feet until they cause us pain. With winter coming to an end and summer quickly approaching, the winter boots turn into summer sandals and that raises red flags to potentially sore feet. Pain in the sole of your foot can often be extremely... Read More

Young Ankles Take A Beating As Spring Sports S...

  According to BostonGlobe.com, three out of four American families with school-aged children have at least one playing an organized sport. That’s a total of 45 million children throughout the United States. Being involved in a sport or physical activity reaps great rewards for children such as health (both physical and mental), learning the importance of teamwork and establishes healthy habits that can last... Read More

Want Healthy Feet? Keep A Healthy Weight.

  Did you know that your weight can be a leading factor into why your feet are in pain? Being overweight can cause a numerous amount of health problems such as, arthritis, gallstones, high blood pressure, sleep apnea and heart disease. What many people don’t realize is that having those extra pounds, puts extra weight on your heels leading to heel pain and arthritis. Extra weight also increases your chances... Read More

The Seriousness Around MRSA Infections & ...

MRSA stands for Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and it is a bacteria that has been the cause of many infections. It is very difficult to treat due to its resistant to most antibiotics. It can be the community acquired form or the hospital acquired form. The bacteria has a way of changing its structure causing it to grow rapidly and can only be treated with a handful of antibiotics.   Recently the... Read More

Big Ben With Lisfranc Injury From Sunday Night...

Pittsburgh quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger was playing against Oakland this past weekend when he got sacked by Aldon Smith and suffered an injury. He was carried off the field on a stretcher and the official report is that he had a mid-foot sprain. The coaches suspect he will be out for the next few weeks hopefully to return during Week 12. Luckily the Steelers have a Week 11 bye.   Lisfranc injuries can... Read More

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