Foot & Health Awareness
Doctors of podiatric medicine (DPMs) are often the first doctors to see signs of some systemic conditions as diabetes, arthritis and circulatory diseases in the foot. Among these signs are dry skin, brittle nails, burning and tingling sensations with cramping, feeling of cold, numbness, and discoloration.
Women both young and old have four times as many foot problems as men, and high heels are often the culprits. Click on the links below to learn more: