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Northcoast Footcare

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Christine Dobrowolski, DPM is president of Northcoast Footcare, Inc, an internet resource for foot health information. Dr. Dobrowolski is the author of Those Aching Feet: Your Guide To Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Foot Problems. She co-authored a chapter in McGlamery's Comprehensive Textbook... Full Bio
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Back-to-School Footwear Combats Child Obesity by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Amplify’d from www.apma.org Bethesda, MD – As parents and children commence the annual hunt for deals on back-to-school items, shopping f ... Read on »
Let a Stress Fracture Heal by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Amplify’d from www.nlm.nih.gov A stress fracture is an overuse injury that usually occurs from exercise, such as running. ... Read on »
Study:Foot Doctors May Help Diabetics Avoid Amputation by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Amplify’d from www.nlm.nih.gov   See this Amp at http://amplify.com/u/8jew ... Read on »
Potential New Treatment for Nail Fungus by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In previous studies by PURE Bioscience, two groups of animals were infected with T. mentagrophytes, causing fungal nail infection. One group was treated with si ... Read on »
ActiPatch Treatment for Heel Pain by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine BioElectronics Expands Clinical Research on the ActiPatch by requesting discovery project grants to conduct clinical research on patients with heel pain. ActiPa ... Read on »
David Freese Has Season Ending Ankle Injury by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Amplify’d from www.stltoday.com   See this Amp at http://amplify.com/u/8cf0 ... Read on »
Heel Pain Trial: Ultrasound Guided Steroid Injections by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Researchers at La Trobe University are conducting a randomized trial evaluating the use of ultrasound guided steroid injections for patients with plantar fascii ... Read on »
Dome Foot Pad Relieves Metatarsal Pressure by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In this study three types of pads, the donut pad, U-shaped pad and dome metatarsal pad were evaluated in runners and foot plantar pressure was assessed. ... Read on »
Plant Chemical Berberine Lowers Blood Sugar by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Berberine is a plant alkaloid found in plants such as Berberis, Coptis chinensis and goldenseal. Berberine has been used as a traditional dietary supplement because ... Read on »
New Study Finds Stem Cells Can Build Joints by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Amplify’d from www.redorbit.com   See this Amp at http://amplify.com/u/85pz ... Read on »
Toenail Fungus Not More Common in Those with Psoriasis by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Individuals with psoriasis can have pitted, white nails which can be mistaken for fungus. This study evaluates patients with psoriasis for nail fungus. ... Read on »
Diabetic Ulcers and Numbness Linked to Tooth and Gum Disease by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Interesting link between periodontal disease and diabetic foot complications. Amplify’d from www.northcoastfootcareblog.com ... Read on »
Diabetic Neuropathy Linked to Periodontal Disease by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Diabetic neuropathy is nerve damage caused by diabetes and results in the loss of sensation in the toes and feet. Diabetics with neuropathy are at risk of developing ... Read on »
Botox May Help Improve Heel Pain by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Those suffering with chronic heel pain, plantar fasciitis, may find some relief with botox injections. Critics say it’s not addressing the problem and more rese ... Read on »
Gout: New Drug & Old Favorites May Reduce Risk by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Gout is a painful joint condition caused by high levels of uric acid in the blood resulting in deposition of fine crystals in the joints. The most common presentation ... Read on »
Cartilage Implants Help Damaged Joints by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Chondrocytes are cartilage cells and when there is significant cartilage damage, the cells have difficulty regenerating. Autologous chondrocyte implantation mea ... Read on »
Ball of Foot Pain Causes by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine An easier to understand description of a common cause of ball of foot pain. Amplify’d from www.northcoastfootcareblog.com ... Read on »
Wound Healing Phases by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Once a wound has been injured, the body goes through the process of repairing the wound. This process is very complex, but can be broken down into three overla ... Read on »
Bone Mineral Density in RA by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Researchers in the Netherlands examined the bone mineral density in patients who were recently diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis after 1 year of treatment with DMAR ... Read on »
New Website for Northcoast Footcare by Northcoast Footcare Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Products are easier to find, accounts are easy to set up and ordering is safe, easy and secure. You can find a variety of doctor recommended foot care products a ... Read on »