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Remedies for Burning Feet
Burning feet, medically known as neuropathy or paresthesia, is characterized by painful tingling sensations in the feet...

Firey Feet
...Zahid Ladha specialize in burning feet and can offer some information that will help you diagnose and treat your ailments...

(Removing) Warts and All
... For plantar wart treatments and more helpful information on foot care—including burning feet, bunion prevention, and corns and calluses—schedule an appointment with the Foot First Podiatry in New Albany...

5 Great Natural Products to Keep On Hand for Summer Blisters
...   For more tips on seasonal foot care—including burning feet, bunion prevention, and corns and calluses—schedule an appointment with the Foot First Podiatry in New Albany, IN...

Foot Numbness from Diabetes
... Symptoms of diabetic neuropathy include the following: ●      Shooting or pins and needles pain ●      Burning feet sensation ●      Numbness ●      Weakening of muscles ●      Poor balance and coordination ●      Inability to detect temperature extremes Diagnosis and treatment of diabetic neuropathy There are several ways to detect this condition, and one of the first tests performed by your foot doctor will be a nerve conduction study to determine how efficiently your nerves are sending and receiving messages...

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
... For sensory neuropathy: Numbness or tingling in the feet Pain or discomfort in the feet or legs, including prickly, sharp pain or burning feet For motor neuropathy: Muscle weakness and loss of muscle tone in the feet and lower legs Loss of balance Changes in foot shape that can lead to areas of increased pressure For autonomic neuropathy: Dry feet Cracked skin Diagnosis To diagnose diabetic peripheral neuropathy, the foot and ankle surgeon will obtain the patient’s history of symptoms and will perform simple in-office tests on the feet and legs...

Peripheral Neuropathy: Diabetic
... For sensory neuropathy: Numbness or tingling in the feet Pain or discomfort in the feet or legs, including prickly, sharp pain or burning feet For motor neuropathy: Muscle weakness and loss of muscle tone in the feet and lower legs Loss of balance Changes in foot shape that can lead to areas of increased pressure For autonomic neuropathy: Dry feet Cracked skin Diagnosis To diagnose diabetic peripheral neuropathy, the foot and ankle surgeon will obtain the patient’s history of symptoms and will perform simple in-office tests on the feet and legs...