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Why Do Diabetic Foot Infections Happen?

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

A common issue amongst almost all diabetics is they have difficulty with their feet in one form or another. One of its most worrisome complications is diabetic foot infections. These infections can become serious very quickly and are difficult to heal. The first step in avoiding the unpleasant feeling of diabetic foot pain due to infections is to understand how the infections happen and how they can be prevented.

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What to Do About Foot Odor

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Smelly feet are a common yet unfortunate issue that most of us have likely experienced at one time or another, especially highly walkable cities like NYC. This lingering odor can make you feel like you exacerbate the problem every time you wear the offending footwear. All in all, feeling embarrassed about foot odor can be extremely frustrating.
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What You Need to Know About Hammer Toe Surgery

Friday, December 21st, 2012

Hammer toe is a painful deformity of the second, third and fourth toes typically caused by shoes that don’t fit correctly such as high heels. While there are various hammer toe treatments, some patients develop severe hammer toe that requires surgery. In these cases there are several different types of hammer toe surgery.

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Aging Feet – How to Prevent Your Feet From Looking Older

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Suddenly experiencing unsightly foot problems? It could be from your aging feet!

If you are like most people, you have probably taken your feet for granted most of your life. Have you ever stopped to consider what your feet do for you? As a child, they helped you learn to walk, run and climb tall trees. As you grew up, your feet supported your body through sports, learning to drive and walking everywhere you needed to go.

In spite of the occasional stubbed toe or painful soles from too much dancing, feet put up with a lot. They bear the weight of your entire body for much of your waking hours, with little complaining! However, as we get older, so do our feet. All those years of use begin to take their toll, and foot problems are some of the first signs that we are indeed aging! (more…)

Treating Toenail Fungus and More Toenail Problems

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Toenail fungus is one of the more prevalent problems that people don’t like to talk about; but this doesn’t change the fact that it is an unpleasant affliction caused by bacteria attacking the nails of the feet, because of the excellent environment for fungal growth that they provide.

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Why Buy Foot Comfort Products From Your Foot Doctor?

Sunday, April 15th, 2012

Our bodies do a great job telling us when something is not right. This is done mainly through pain. So when you have foot pain would you purchase doctor tested and prescribed foot comfort products? Or risk permanent damage by using a sub par alternative?  The professionals at Manhattan Foot Care have a wide variety of reliable effective and time tested foot products designed just for you to give you the pain relief you deserve.
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Meet your next NYC Foot Specialists: Manhattan Footcare

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

NYC Foot Specialist, Manhattan Footcare is constantly writing this blog, dedicated to a whole slew of foot care topics: such as how to treat a sprained ankle, or preventing problems in diabetic foot care. We figured this week we’d pivot our heel a bit and talk about what, and who to expect when you come to Manhattan Footcare next to see a NYC foot specialist.
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Best podiatrist in NYC : Manhattan Footcare

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

What factors qualify Manhattan Footcare as the best podiatrist in NYC?

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Toenail Fungus Infection Info

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

A toenail fungus infection, or onychomycosis, is at best, an unattractive and uncomfortable experience in your feet that may persist for a couple of months.

At its worst, a toenail fungus infection can be so diseased that your podiatrist may need to remove part of, or all of your toenail and will require constant medication for weeks of recovery time. (more…)

Do You Need a Kids foot doctor in Manhattan, New York?

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Why do I need a pediatric podiatrist in NYC?

Seeing a kid’s foot doctor in Manhattan, New York is more important than you would think. The feet, although often overlooked, are a delicate and extremely complex part of the body, most especially during childhood development.

Not sure if seeing a kid’s foot doctor in Manhattan is necessary? Consider this: the feet will be carrying the weight of your child for the rest of his or her life. Not seeing a pediatric podiatrist and ignoring any problems is not worth the risks that come with childhood foot problems. (more…)