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Dr. Morris Morin, DPM / Dr. Elena Blanco, DPM

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Author: Celias

Six Tips to Protect Kids in Fall Sports

Every fall season, foot and ankle surgeons see an increase in ankle injuries among young athletes. Football, soccer and basketball are the sports most likely to lead to sprains, broken bones and other problems. If your children are playing sports this fall, here are six tips that could protect them from serious ankle injuries: Get

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Make the Switch from Sandals to Shoes Safely

As you transition from summer sandals and bare feet to shoes and socks for the fall, keep in mind that this change can cause foot problems. Some issues you may run into maybe: Ingrown Toenails– Wearing enclosed or improperly sized shoes can lead to ingrown toenails. Trim yourtoenails straight across and wear shoes that are

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Keep Your Feet Safe and Your Yard Clean

Fall is the time to clear out the remains of summer gardens from the yard. Keep your feet and ankles safe from injury by following these helpful tips: Wear Appropriate Shoes for the Task. No matter how warm it is, don’t wear sandals. Wear sturdy leather shoes with support to protect your feet from sharp

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Take Control of Diabetes

November is American Diabetes Month…a good time to remind any family members with this disease that good foot care must be a part of their overall treatment regimen. Circulatory and nerve damage problems caused by diabetes can leave patients with serious foot ulcers and other conditions that, left untreated, can result in amputation. Help keep

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