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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brent Rubin
41 years experience Podiatry
Big toe: If you have a lot of skin there, it could be a pressure point from you're gait. Paring this down with an insert is appropriate. That being said if i ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Aufseeser
9 years experience Podiatry
Blister: The skin may be blistering because of friction from your shoes. Consider trying different shoes or padding around the area in your current shoes. If ... Read More
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Friction Blister: Change the type of socks you wear to thorlo brand. •acrylic cushion sock fabric maintains resiliency and provides a more natural yielding, forgiving, ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devon Glazer
20 years experience Podiatry
Could be several thi: It doesn't have to be itchy to be athlete's foot. See a local podiatrist for the right diagnosis as they can biopsy it, but also can sometimes tell wh ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
It : It sounds like you may be suffering from an irritated callus. A callus is merely a large area of thickened dead skin. In some cases it can become irri ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
41 years experience Family Medicine
Ingrown toenail?: Sounds like you may have an ingrown toenail, which causes pain at the edges of the nail. Try soaking the toe in warm, soapy water for 15-20 min, then ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elise Sadoun
14 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: Without examining you, i couldn't make a suggestion. Please see a doctor for an examination tomorrow. Meanwhile, keep for foot covered so that you don ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Athletes foot : Is usually scaly skin if you look closely many times there is a ring or small circle with the center missing. Dead skin is a callous and is hardened s ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
18 years experience Podiatry
Is on the heels: Moisturize it at night time. Use Pumice stone or Emory board in the shower and then moisturize again before putting shoes and socks on.
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