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Orthotics are the Original Solution

Orthotics play a very important part of maintaining healthy, happy feet by supporting uneven weight distribution in feet. Board certified podiatrist, Stavros O. Alexopoulos, DPM, can help treat this common condition that often causes discomfort and pain. You can visit him at My Chicago Foot Expert located in Chicago, Illinois. When foot and ankle issues […]

Take Good Care of Your Feet after Running or Jogging

It was a beautiful fall day with temperatures in the fifties for this month’s Chicago marathon. Men and women Kenyan runners dominated the podium but many thousands of ordinary runners successfully made the challenge of this long race. If you watched or participated in the marathon, you may be motivated to increase your running workouts […]

Avoid Olympian Injuries

If you’re like me, your eyes were glued to the wonderful TV coverage of the Rio Summer Olympics. The first written record of the ancient Olympic Games dates back to 776 B.C. In that contest, there was just 1 event – a 192-meter (measuring a little more than one-tenth of a mile) called the “stade.” […]

It’s Embarrassing But … Do Your Feet Smell?

“Summertime, and the living is easy …” – unless you suffer from feet that have unusually unpleasant odors. In other words, they smell! This common but embarrassing problem is called bromodosis and is most often caused by sweating. Together your 2 feet have 250,000 sweat glands – more than in any other place in your […]