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Yes, You CAN Exercise with Peripheral Neuropathy – Here’s How

Yes, You CAN Exercise with Peripheral Neuropathy – Here’s How

When you have pain, tingling, and/or numbness in your feet as a result of peripheral neuropathy, your first reaction might be to take those symptoms as a sign that you should greatly limit your movement. However, that should not be the case if you can avoid it!...

Are Your Dress Shoe Choices Causing Your Heel Pain?

Are Your Dress Shoe Choices Causing Your Heel Pain?

You are likely in one of two camps regarding dress shoes: They are another way to express your style, and you love every chance to slip some on and get out into the world. Argh, ugh, dress shoes, no. Can’t you just wear sneakers instead? Who even looks at another...

What is that Foot Pain? (And What To Do About It)

What is that Foot Pain? (And What To Do About It)

Saying that your foot hurts is one of those things that sounds much simpler on the surface than it is when you actually start addressing it. You think you have the problem down pat. How complicated could it really be, right? And then you start trying to deal with it....

Fantastic Fall Walking in New York City

Fantastic Fall Walking in New York City

You might not immediately think of New York City as a place to go into to take in the splendors of autumn. Many people think of a rush out of the city instead, taking trips to New England (and annoying the natives, as some shows out there have poked fun at). But maybe...

What that Dreadful Heel Pain in the Morning May Mean

What that Dreadful Heel Pain in the Morning May Mean

The sun is shining. Birds are singing. It’s time to seize the day! … If heel pain doesn’t zap you as soon as you hop out of bed, that is. If the thought of your feet getting out from under the covers and hitting the floor causes you hesitation, you are far from alone...

A Kosher Diabetic Diet is Easier than You Might Think

A Kosher Diabetic Diet is Easier than You Might Think

Following one set of dietary guidelines can take some commitment. If you follow the numerous requirements of the kashrut (Jewish religious dietary laws), we likely don’t have to tell you this. Throw in another set of dietary guidelines, however, and it can be very...

Diabetic Wound Care Shouldn’t Get Lost in the Rush

Diabetic Wound Care Shouldn’t Get Lost in the Rush

We know that, especially living near New York City, life can be constantly moving at high speed. There can hardly be time to stop and grab a slice of pizza sometimes! But when you live with a condition that asks you to slow down and take some time during the day, it...

Good Diabetic Foot Care Starts Now

Good Diabetic Foot Care Starts Now

If you own a car or a house, odds are good you know the value of preventative maintenance. A little effort to make sure everything is in running order always beats the costs of something failing at the moment you need it. Diabetic foot care is a lot like maintaining...

Ready to Hit the Beach? Mind Your Feet!

Ready to Hit the Beach? Mind Your Feet!

Winter didn’t feel very rough—until it suddenly decided to be. But as the days grow longer and the temperature starts to rise, hope of warm, sandy beaches and refreshing swims start to rise, too. If you are looking for waterfront options, whether beach or pool, there...

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