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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Several treatments.: The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Wound care. : Diabetic ulcers will generally heal if you offload the area (decrease direct pressure with an insert, or a wheelchair), have your doctor trim the call... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
See a podiatrist!: If you have plantar fasciitis or achilles tendinitis, the more you can do together, the better: #1: supportive shoes. #2: firm inserts/orthotics. #3: ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Several treatments.: The reason you hear so many different treatments for nail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I've... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Arthritis. : There are many different kinds. Some occur after a significant trauma to a joint, or with gradual wear-and-tear over time, but if you're having pain a... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Combo treatment. : If you have plantar fasciitis, and hurt most with the first few steps in the morning, the more you can do together, the better: #1: supportive shoes. ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Maybe?: The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Elevate.: Keep your foot elevated so it does not swell. If you have a diabetic wound, make sure you bring all wound care supplies with you, and wear a surgical ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Surgery vs. padding.: If you catch deformities in the early stages, smaller procedures to release tendons will often allow the toe to lie straight again. If the toe is rigi... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry 14 years experience
Lotion or surgery. : Corns and calluses occur because of pressure points. Surgery can fix this, but if you're not ready for that, trimming them down and regular use of lot... Read More
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