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Diabetic Neuropathy

What is Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy?  Diabetic peripheral neuropathy is damage to nerves in the hands and feet, which is caused by chronically high blood sugar and Diabetes. Symptoms The symptoms of diabetic peripheral neuropathy include numbness, loss of sensation, tingling, pins and needles, and occasionally pain in the feet and hands. Diagnosis A diabetic peripheral […]

Achilles Tendonitis

What is Achilles Tendonitis?  Inflammation of the Achilles tendon, that often causes pain on the back of the ankle near the heel. It is due to a repetitive stress on the Achilles tendon, which is used when you walk, run, and jump off of your toes. Symptoms/Diagnosis Swelling, tenderness, and pain may all be present […]

Fungal Toenails (Onychomycosis)

Overview Onychomycosis, also known as Tinea Unguium, is a fungal infection of the nail. It is more common in toenails than fingernails. Symptoms The most common symptom of a fungal nail infection is the nail becoming thickened and discoloured: white, black, yellow or green. The nails can become brittle as the infection progresses, causing piece […]

Do You Have a Neuroma in Your Foot?

What is a Foot Neuroma?  A neuroma in the foot is often referred to as a Morton’s Neuroma. It is a thickening of the tissue around one of the nerves leading to your toes. This can cause a sharp, burning pain in the ball of your foot. Your toes also may sting, burn or feel […]