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Is It Natural For Toddlers To Walk On Tip Toes
My daugther is turning 1 in a week but she still doesnt walk, she tip toe and kind of tired and not wanting to walk..what to do?
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
The tip of my pinky toe and the one next to hurt when I walk. No pain when I touch them or move them around when not walking. Thought?
My daughter is almost 1year.she hasn't walked yet, but whenever she tries to walk she stands on the tip of her toes.is it a problem?how to solve it?
Toe walking: Walking on the toes or the ball of the foot, also known as toe walking, is fairly common in children who are just beginning to walk. Most children outgrow toe walking. Kids who continue toe walking beyond the toddler years often do so out of habit. As long as your child is growing and developing normally, toe walking on its own is unlikely to be a cause of concern. ...Read more
Toe-walking that: persists > 3 months after a tot's first 10 independent steps is atypical. Drops in blood flow & oxygen, especially in late 2nd trimester can cause " tight heel cords", very mild cerebral palsy, more common in preemies. MRI & microscopic post-mortem studies of brains of people with ASD show abnormalities in areas that control motor planning & in axons that transmit signals. Other causes exist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
You may have : An equinis deformity or contracted steer muscle group whether it be the Achilles' tendon or gastrocnemius muscle. I'm not sure if you wear high heels but high heels cause the Achilles to contract and so they are not particularly healthy for the tendon. Eccentric excercises, stretching are good, you may need the help of a physical therapist. ...Read more
Really bad pains in both heels worse in left foot. Evening and morning have the most problem. Barely walk with pain. Have to tip toe some times?
Could be : Plantar fascitiis.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have what seems to be a deep callous on my foot pad beneath my right pinky toe. It is painful to walk on and sensitive. Has been 3 weeks. Any tips?
Remove callus.: Try using utterbalm under occlusion to soften callus, warm water soaks followed by pumice stone will help remove callus. Be sure to wear supportive shoes with arch supports. If problem continues then see a podiatrist to help diagnose and treat the problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Left foot big toe feels tingly, just the tip and bottom. I have been wearing flats and wide toed supportive shoes. I don't run but walk a lot. ?
Nerve issues: tingling is a nerve problem. It could be coming from anywhere from your big toe up to your lower back. Locally, the nerve could be irritated at the big toe joint by how you walk even wearing the shoes you stated. It also could be a sciatic problem from your lower back. If it gets worse, have it checked. ...Read more
Is it possible to break the tip of my big toe bone? Three days ago i sat on a chair without balance and caught it under my big toe. It is bruised under where the nail starts to grow. I can barely move the joint and it hurts to walk on it. My whole toe is
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