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Hammer Toe Surgical Treatment

July 6, 2015

Causes
Hammer toe results from shoes that don?t fit properly or a muscle imbalance, usually in combination with one or more other factors. Muscles work in pairs to straighten and bend the toes. If the toe is bent and held in one position long enough, the muscles tighten and cannot stretch out. So…

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Do Hammertoes Cause Pain

July 6, 2015
Hammer ToeOverview
There are two different types of Hammertoes. Flexible Hammer Toes. These hammer toes are less serious because they can be diagnosed and treated while still in the developmental stage. They are called flexible hammer toes because they are still moveable at the joint. Rigid Hammer Toes. Th…

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Managing With Bunions

June 12, 2015
Overview
Bunions Callous In constrictive shoes, the big toe is forced to bend toward the second toe and the first joint of the big toe is moved out of place. To compensate for the realignment, the outside of the joint is increased in size. Tendons then begin to pull the toe into an abnormal position. Over time…

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Acquired Flat Foot Deformity Surgery

April 16, 2015
Overview
For many adults, years of wear and tear on the feet can lead to a gradual and potentially debilitating collapse of the arch. However, a new treatment approach based on early surgical intervention is achieving a high rate of longterm success. Based on results of clinical studies of adults…

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Flat Foot Problems In Adults

April 13, 2015
Overview
Adult acquired flat foot was first described in the late 1960s as something that occurred after trauma, as a result of a tear to the tibial posterior tendon. However, by 1969 two doctors called Kettlekamp and Alexander described cases in which no trauma had taken place. They referred to …

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Acquired Flat Foot Tibialis Posterior Stretch

April 13, 2015
Overview
Originally known as posterior tibial tendon dysfunction or insufficiency, adult-acquired flatfoot deformity encompasses a wide range of deformities. These deformities vary in location, severity, and rate of progression. Establishing a diagnosis as early as possible is one of the most imp…

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Alleviating A Leg Length Conflict With Heel Lifts

November 6, 2013

Are you a sufferer of experiencing leg length discrepancy? Nearly all sportsmen may have, seeing as it truly is a very widespread occurrence, having an effect on from 40-70% of people, and is repeatedly at fault for triggering running accidents. Applying a heel lift straight into the shoe of the sho…

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Running On Orthotics

August 11, 2013

Do You Suffer A leg length imbalance? Limb length disproportion is amongst the leading reasons behind athletics related personal injuries disclosed. A typically chosen answer to this trouble is a shoe lift affixed in the boot on the decreased leg. Will it really be safe to apply shoe lifts for sport…

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Gaining Height The Simple Way

June 26, 2013

Earlier this week rumors were a buzz about Tom Cruise and his supposed shoe lifts. There has been talk of a leak from an assistant, a fired spokeswoman looking for vengeance and in some cases Nicole Kidman drunk at a celebration talking about her short ex-counterpart. No one in the Hollywood press c…

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