Did you know you can tell how healthy a person is by looking at their feet? You might not realize that your foot health can be a determining factor to your overall health. But if you think about it, we spend our whole lives on our feet. Dr. Kellen Cohn, a podiatrist at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, IL, provides tips on what to keep an eye on when it comes to your feet:
|Dr. Kellen Cohn
Developing pain without injury can lead to chronic pain if left untreated. Plantar fasciitis and sometimes arthritis can loosen up with activity, but fractures certainly worsen it. Fractures aren't usually something people develop without noticing, unless it's a stress fracture. Tendonitis is another cause of pain that worsens with activity.
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