Items Tagged ‘feet’

Ask the Doctors - What can I do about toenail fungus?

March 28, 2018

Ask the Doctors – What can I do about toenail fungus?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctor: I had toenail fungus two years ago, and my doctor prescribed Lamisil. It took a long time, but it worked. Now the fungus, which is so ugly, is back again. Why is it so hard to get rid of, and are there any new treatments available? Dear Reader: Toenail fungus is fairly common, […]

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Tags: anti-fungal creams, dermatophyte, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, feet, foot, fungus, keratin, Lamisil, laser treatment, podiatry, recovery


Arthritis may cause painful foot conditions

February 8, 2018

Arthritis may cause painful foot conditions

By uclahealth uclahealth

Pain and stiffness in the feet can happen to anyone. But when symptoms become more frequent and affect your level of physical activity, you may have arthritis. This is a condition that affects more than 50 million adults. Besides pain and stiffness, arthritis causes: Inflammation (swelling) Limited motion Redness Deformity Arthritis of the foot commonly […]

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Tags: big toe arthritis, feet, foot arthritis, foot deformity, foot inflammation, gout, healthy feet, osteoarthritis, painful joints, rheumatoid arthritis, stiffness