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The Confusion About Prescription Orthotics

Just Because it Looks Like a Duck Doesn’t Mean It’s A Duck…..             There  seems to be a lot of confusion about the concept of Custom Orthotics. There is a bombardment of misleading ads and … Continue reading

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What is Gout ?

Your foot health can be greatly affected by what is going on in the rest of your body.  Gout is a condition that illustrates this principle.   Gout occurs when high levels of uric acid in the body cause a buildup … Continue reading

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What is Charcot Foot ?

Charcot foot is one of the many complications that can occur from diabetes.  Charcot is a form of arthritis that affects the joints and bones in the feet.  Patients with diabetes often have decreased sensation in their lower legs and … Continue reading

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Kids’ Feet

In the medical profession, it is often said, “children are not just little adults.”  This wise saying sums up what doctors and parents know very well: children have their own unique characteristics and need to be treated as such.  This … Continue reading

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Flip-Flop Flaws

Ah, the sweet smell of springtime.  Time to kick off those cramped winter boots, wiggle your toes, and step into some summer footwear.  But before you drag out last season’s tried-and-true flip-flops, take a moment to consider the ways your … Continue reading

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Exercise and Your Feet

New Year’s Eve has come and gone, but hopefully your New Year’s resolutions are still going strong.  If you are like many Americans, your goal is to get in shape this year.  There are numerous health benefits that come with … Continue reading

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Protecting Yourself From Frostbite

December’s winter wonderland promises many enjoyable outdoor activities-skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, and building the occasional snowman.  However, these outdoor adventures also involve a risk of cold-related injury. Frostbite is perhaps the most well known injury from cold.  When the body has … Continue reading

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What Is Lurking in Your Socks ?

At ADK Tri-State Podiatry, we offer a new treatment that is safe and effective for fungal nails and associated skin conditions, backed by a patient-direct money back guarantee. This product is dispensed through physician’s offices only, and is not available … Continue reading

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Foot Pain is Not Normal

Maybe it’s an aching heel that makes you wince when you first step out of bed in the morning. Or maybe it’s that pesky ankle injury which has never quite healed and just seems to keep getting sprained.  Regardless of … Continue reading

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