What causes hammer, claw, and mallet toes?
Hammer, Claw, and Mallet Toes
Tight shoes are the most common cause of these toe problems. Wearing tight shoes can cause the toe muscles to get out of balance. If a shoe forces a toe to stay in a bent position for too long, the muscles tighten and the tendons shorten, or contract.
Achilles Tendinitis : Symptoms & Treatment
Achilles tendinitis is an overuse injury of the Achilles (uh-KILL-eez) tendon, the band of tissue that connects calf muscles at the back of the lower leg to your heel bone.
Gout: Symptoms, Causes and Risk Factors
Gout is a common and complex form of arthritis that can affect anyone. It's characterized by sudden, severe attacks of pain, swelling, redness and tenderness in the joints, often the joint at the base of the big toe.
What is causing the tingling in the feet?
Tingling the feet is a common concern and often the feet may also feel numb and painful. This isn’t usually a reason for concern, as may be caused by pressure on the nerves when you’ve been in one position for too long. The feeling should go away when you move.