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A 40-year-old member asked:

going on first trip abroad in years. have not walked much lately. should i take inserts and moleskin for feet?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 31 years experience
Proper footwear: Is essential. Supportive inserts or orthotics will be helpful. Start walking more and exercise to build up strength and endurance.
Dr. Bryan Mohr
Podiatry 23 years experience
Yes: Bring a few pairs of shoes, if you will be walking alot, have a good pair of walking shoes. Good job planning ahead!
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 49 years experience
Yes: I would also take neosporin and bandaids.

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My 3.5 year walks with rt. foot pointed out. I never it noticed until somebody pointed it out to me. Is this something he will grow out of?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
It depends: External rotation of the leg can originate from the hip (femoral head), knee (external tibial rotation), ankle, or forefoot. Some of these conditions improve on their own, others require intervention. It is best to let a pediatric orthopedist sort this out for you.

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