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Blog Articles about Foot & Ankle Issues, Treatments and Management from Sweeney Foot & Ankle, The Woodlands and Magnolia, Texas

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Summer Foot Care: Keeping Your Feet Happy and Healthy in the Heat

After a long winter, it’s tempting to expose as much skin as possible. However, with sunshine comes some risks, particularly for your feet. Before baring your toes, it’s worth making sure that you take some precautions to protect one of the...

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Happy Feet: Common Foot Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Our feet are surprisingly complex, bearing the weight of our bodies and facilitating movement throughout our lives. Of course, the more comp...
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Tips for Healthy Feet while Traveling

Health experts agree that travel is good for your mental and physical well-being with benefits that include improved heart health and lower ...
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Winter Woes for Your Toes

When the days get shorter and shorter, the mornings turn foggy and frosty, and the geese begin honking their way overhead, you know that win...
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Yellow Toenails: Causes, Treatments, and Prevention Strategies for Healthy Feet

Healthy nails are not only aesthetically pleasing but also an indicator of overall well-being. However, when toenails develop a yellow disco...
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From the Ground Up: Your Guide to Maintaining Healthy Feet for Athletes

As an athlete, you use your feet more than the average person may. And as an athlete, you rely on your feet to help you not only participate...
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What Is the RICE Method for Recovery?

If you have sustained a sprain, strain, bruise, or another soft tissue injury, you should consider trying the RICE method to help you recove...
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Keep Your Feet Warm During Cold Months

Millions of people around the world suffer from foot injuries during the colder months each year. In many cases, these injuries can be preve...
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Salon Pedicures Relaxing, But Potentially Dangerous: Pros and Cons

Getting a pedicure at the local nail salon is both relaxing and therapeutic, but could it be dangerous? The answer is both yes and no. Conti...
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Frequently Asked Questions About Bone Bruises

A bone bruise, also known as a bone contusion, occurs when a small injury occurs on the surface of the bone. Unfortunately, you cannot visib...