Foot disorders starting with O

Orthotics (Shoe Inserts)

What are Shoe Inserts?  You've seen them at the grocery store and at the mall. You've probably even seen them on TV and online. Shoe inserts are any kind of non-prescription foot support designed to be worn inside a shoe. Pre-packaged arch supports are shoe inserts. So are the “custom-made” insoles and foot supports that you can order online or at retail stores. Unless the...

Overview of Foot Pain in Children

Recognizing foot pain in children can be tricky for parents because children may not recognize the symptoms of a problem or be able to express there is a problem. Some of the most common foot conditions in developing children include: Digital deformities Pain in heels Aching & restless legsA child’s foot pain should not be disregarded as...