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Numb Heel: Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment

Numb Heel: Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment

Heel pain and numb heels can be caused by things as simple as ill-fitting shoes, too much walking, running, or extended periods of standing. Numbness, pain, or spongy heels can also result from an injury or other trauma to the back, legs, ankles, or feet. Symptoms Some common numb heel symptoms include: Tingling Burning Swelling …

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Palmoplantar Keratoderma: Overview, Symptoms, Causes, Prevention, and Treatment

Palmoplantar Keratoderma: Overview, Symptoms, Causes, Prevention, and Treatment

What is Palmoplantar Keratoderma? In keratoderma, the outer layer of the skin thickens abnormally. When it affects the palms and soles, it’s called palmoplantar keratoderma (PPK), or “keratosis palmaris et plantaris.” But palmar-plantar keratoderma isn’t a single disease. Different health issues, both inherited and acquired, can cause it. Hereditary palmoplantar keratoma includes: Diffuse PPK, which …

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The Ultimate Guide To Removing Foot Calluses Overnight

Summer is upon us, and the weather is right for sandals. Unfortunately, stripping off foot coverings means three things: Your foot blemishes, not least of all heal calluses, take center stage. Dry, crusty feet New calluses. This guide is all about helping you eliminate pesky, painful calluses, and restore your beautiful feet. What Are Foot …

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Dry, Cracked Heels: Quick Fixes, Remedies, Tools, and More!

Our heels endure a lot every day. From carrying our weight to absorbing stress and protecting your bones and joints, our feet are under more pressure than any body part. It’s no surprise that thick heel cracks (or fissures) are one of the most common foot issues. According to the National Foot Health Assessment, 20% …

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Are Cracked Heels A Sign of Vitamin Deficiency?

Your skin is the only body organ you can see. Dermatological issues like dry, cracked feet can hint at another health condition like a vitamin deficiency. Are your cracked and callused feet a reason to worry? Read on to find out. Vitamin Deficiencies That Can Cause Cracked Heels Vitamins are essential micronutrients needed for every …

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9 Proven Ways to Remove Dead Skin on Your Feet

A common complaint and concern is the sudden or chronic appearance of dead skin on your feet. By understanding the causes and, more importantly, the treatments to deal with these skin conditions, you can ward off even the most uncomfortable and unsightly foot problems. Dead Skin on Feet Dealing with dead skin on feet, also …

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