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Our Podiatry Team Pens Blog About Common Foot Concerns

The Podiatrists at Prairie Path Foot and Ankle Clinic believe in educating website visitors. We also believe in engaging with our website visitors. Our blog gives us a chance to do both. We provide beneficial information, and we also offer up our opinions and commentary on the latest podiatry news.


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7/2/2016
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Why is my doctor asking if I am allergic to shellfish?

Call our office today if you are having foot pain! Reach out to us at 630-834-3668. We strive to see injuries within 24 hours, saving you time from going to ER.

Category: Warts & Skin Conditions

5/5/2016
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Here Come the Bugs!

No one should live with foot pain! Call Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic today for an appointment with Elmhurst's finest podiatry group! Call 630-834-3668.

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4/16/2016
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Torture or Treatment: Episode 5-Acid on your skin

Some of the treatments recommended sound like an agonizing experience-Can you decipher what is a actual torture device versus what is used to treat feet?

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3/20/2016
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What is a Plantar Wart?

META DESCRIPTION: Stop ineffective, messy home treatments for plantar warts. Elmhurst Podiatrists at Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic have the solution for you-call 630-834-3668!

Category: Warts & Skin Conditions

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3/6/2016
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My Feet are Excessively Sweaty

META DESCRIPTION: We've been in your shoes! Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic's podiatrists treat runners because we are runners. Call 630-834-3668 for your foot and ankle needs.

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11/11/2015
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I have a painful callus on my foot, what else could it be?

No one should live with foot pain! Call Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic today for an appointment with Elmhurst's finest podiatry group! Call 630-834-3668.

Category: Warts & Skin Conditions

4/16/2015
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A Fungus among Us

Where does fungus come from? Can you avoid it? Read on to learn more about this microorganism. If you think you have a fungal infection, call for an appointment

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4/9/2015
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Warning Signs in the feet

Your feet can tell a lot more than you think! Read on to see what certain findings in your feet may mean. Call 630-834-3668 for an evaluation today!

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4/3/2015
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Warts - To freeze or not to freeze?

Warts can be unsightly and sometimes painful. Give our office a call and have them treated as soon as possible 630-834-3668

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3/27/2015
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How to care for dry skin on your heels

Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic podiatrists offer comprehensive care for any skin issues on your feet. End frustration with OTC products- call us at 630-834-3668

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3/5/2015
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Hydrogen Peroxide for Wounds and Ingrown Nails

Learn how a seemingly easy remedy can actually cause more harm than good.

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2/27/2015
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What can I do if my toes become painful when it is cold?

No one should live with foot pain! Call Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic today for an appointment with Elmhurst's finest podiatry group! Call 630-834-3668.

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2/20/2015
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My toes are painful and turning blue in the cold - what could it be?

No one should live with foot pain! Call Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic today for an appointment with Elmhurst's finest podiatry group! Call 630-834-3668.

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2/13/2015
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What does frostbite look like in the foot?

Red, burning skin on your feet after exposure to cold weather may be frostbite. Treat it fast, starting with a visit to Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic 630-834-3668

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11/21/2014
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Ugg boots and foot odor - do they always go together?

Ugg boots, or any variation of the leather slip on boots with wool lining, have a tendency to harbor an odor. But it does not have to be!

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6/30/2014
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Keep a pair of socks with you when traveling by air

When taking off your shoes to get through security, keep a pair of socks to avoid walking on the bare floor to prevent transmission of certain infections.

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5/21/2014
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Preventing Athlete's Foot

As we finally transition from shivering to sweating, there are a few simple tips to keep in mind to prevent athlete's foot this spring and summer!

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5/14/2014
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Don't neglect the skin on your feet!

May is skin cancer awareness month and when it comes to your skin, dangerously neglected parts of the body are your feet and ankles.

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4/28/2014
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Why biopsy?

Lesions on the skin can be misleading...read on to see why your doctor may be recommending you have a skin lesion biopsied.

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4/16/2014
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Athlete's foot can turn into a very serious foot infection if not taken seriously

Fungus on the skin of your feet can become a very dangerous condition if you get a secondary bacterial infection. Take care of that skin fungus right away.

Category: Warts & Skin Conditions

4/16/2014
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Think you have a wart? It might not be!

Warts,calluses and even slivers look the same. Don't treat it until you know what it is.

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3/11/2014
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Treating warts quickly will save you frustration in the long run

Timely treatment of warts will save you time and frustration in the long run

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2/5/2014
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You did what to your wart????

The internet provides full access of information but NOT ALL is good information and it is always better to get professional help when dealing with a wart!

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1/14/2014
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Even in this cold weather, you can still be susceptable to warts

Even though our feet are covered up with socks and boots, you still may be susceptible to warts.

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12/25/2013
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Going barefoot... beware of what lurks at the gym

Barefoot at the gym - practice good foot hygiene in order to prevent unwanted infections

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