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Even The Pros Need A Podiatrist! by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ELI MANNING, THE QUARTERBACK OF THE NEW YORK GIANTS WAS JUST DIAGNOSED WITH PLANTAR FASCIITIS. IT’S UNCERTAIN IF HE WILL PLAY IN THEIR NEXT GAME! Well, just what is plant ... Read on »
When To Call A Podiatrist by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Podiatrists are the experts on feet and ankles and should be the first doctor you call when your child is experiencing pain or discomfort. Podiatrists treat foot and ankl ... Read on »
Foot Care for Your Child: ... by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Foot Care for Your Child: Exams of the feet and ankles ensure that your child's bones are growing correctly. Your doctor can also make sure that your child is walking right ... Read on »
Sand Removal by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Although summer has past, here is a great video-tip about how to remove pesky beach sand from your child's feet and hands. Keep this tip handy for summer 2010!!! http://w ... Read on »
Use extra caution when going barefoot by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We know that kids like to go barefoot as much as possible. However, there is always a risk that going barefoot can cause injury. Below is an article written by Robert Weiss ... Read on »
Common Childhood Foot Complications - Continued by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health STRESS FRACTURE - Pain; Swelling RECOMMENDED TREATMENTS - Immobilization; Surgery SEVER'S DISEASE (HEEL PAIN) - Pain with side-to-side pressure of the heel; Pain with ... Read on »
Common Childhood Foot Complications by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health As early as birth, foot complications can present themselves in children. Some complications, such as flatfoot and ingrown toenails, can be inherited or caused in the womb. Ot ... Read on »
Frequently Asked Questions by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Pregnancy and Pediatric Foot Care 1. How does pregnancy impact the feet? Pregnancy can impact the feet numerous ways from over-pronation and plantar fasciitis due to i ... Read on »
Baby's First Shoes by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It is ill-advised to force a child to walk. When physically and mentally ready, the child will walk. Comparisons with other children are misleading, since age for independent ... Read on »
Your Baby's Feet by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health The human foot - one of the most complicated parts of the body - has 26 bones, including an intricate system of ligaments, muscles, blood vessels and nerves. Because the feet ... Read on »
More Children Shoe Tips by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health As a child's feet continue to develop, it may be necessary to change their shoe and sock size every few months to allow room for the feet to grow. Although foot problems resu ... Read on »
Advice for Parents by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Problems noticed at birth will not always disappear by themselves. You should not wait until the child begins walking to take care of a problem you've noticed earlier. It is ... Read on »
Five Shoe Buying Tips for Children by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health The following steps are recommendations from the American Podiatric Medical Association: 1. Take your child shoe shopping. It's important to have your child's feet measu ... Read on »
Kids and Sports by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Sports play a significant role in millions of American children’s lives, whether on a team or played as individuals. Parents should be mindful of sports that require a substan ... Read on »
Keep Your Kids Healthy! by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health As school begins a new year, it is always to keep your child's health in check. If you are new to the area and are looking for a doctor, below is a list of local pediatrician ... Read on »
Physical Education Precautions by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Physical educationclasses are needed because of the more sedentary lifestyle of many children, but phys ed teachers and the students need to be aware of the potential forinjur ... Read on »
Turf Toe Help! by JYorey 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Turf toe is a condition of pain at the base of the big toe, located at the ball of the foot. The condition is usually caused from either jamming the toe, or pushing off re ... Read on »
A New School Year and H1N1 by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Below is important information from the CDC to assist you in keeping your child healthy during this new school year. As you may know, flu can be easily spread from person t ... Read on »
Be Aware by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Here are a couple more potential foot injuries to know about that may become a possibility with your child's increased activity level. Please take note of this information: ... Read on »
Take Care of Your Feet this New School Year by JYorey Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health As you get ready to leave for your first day of school, please be sure to take note of the important information below concerning caring for your feet. If you follow these he ... Read on »