Foot Pain Directory
Foot pain is a common problem caused by many different things. Foot pain may appear in the bones, ligaments, muscles, nerves, skin, or other parts of the foot. Some common foot conditions that cause pain are plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, broken bones, fallen arches, and arthritis, among others. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about foot pain causes and treatments.
Causes of Foot Pain
From fallen arches to calluses to sesamoids and beyond, WebMD offers a comprehensive look at the causes and treatment of foot pain.
Burning in Feet: Causes and Treatments
Learn the various causes of a burning sensation in your feet, as well as diagnosis and treatments.
Preventing Foot Problems: Training Techniques-Topic Overview
You can help prevent foot injuries and problems. Wear good athletic shoes,such as shoes with cushioned soles (especially heels) and good arch support. Physical therapists,orthopedists,podiatrists,and sports medicine health professionals can advise you. Buy new shoes every few months,because padding wears out. Also buy new shoes if the tread or heels wear down. The expense is worth ...
Finding Good Footwear-Topic Overview
The following tips on good footwear may prevent toe,foot,or ankle problems or injuries. Have your feet measured regularly. The size of your feet may change as you grow older. Have both feet measured. Often one foot is larger than the other. The shoes should be fitted to the larger foot. Don't choose shoes based on the size marked inside. Sizes vary among shoe brands and styles. Pick ...
How to Prevent Foot Pain
Take these steps to prevent foot pain, bunions, blisters, and ingrown toenails.
Exercises for Tired, Achy Feet
Relieve your tired, achy feet with these four simple exercises.
Ways to Prevent Foot Pain
Learn ways you can help your feet, from better shoes to losing weight.
Flip-Flops Comfy but Beware of Foot Pain
Experts give flip-flops thumbs up for the poolside, thumbs down for foot pain.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: The Worst Shoes for Your Feet
Stilettos, platforms, or flip-flops. … Which are the worst for your feet? Pictures show the hottest styles and show how damage and foot pain can happen.
Illustration copyright 2001 by Nucleus Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. http://www.nucleusinc.comPlace the rolled towel under the center of your foot, holding the towel at both ends, and gently pull the towel toward you while keeping your knee straight.Talk with your doctor or physical therapist if you have questions about how to do this or any other exercise. ...
Slideshow: Clothes and Shoes That Look Great and Don't Hurt
You don't have to hurt to look good. Use these fashion tips to get through the day without being uncomfortable.
Slideshow: Pictures of Common Foot Problems
See pictures of bunions, corns, athlete’s foot, plantar warts, and other common foot problems – and learn what treatments may help these conditions.
Diabetes Quiz: Blood Sugar Levels, Exercise, and Diet
Take this quiz to see how much you know about Type 2 diabetes, insulin, diet, exercise, and related conditions.
Foot Pain Quiz: What's Causing Your Aching Feet?
Do your feet hurt? Take our quiz to learn the truth about bunions, heel pain, ingrown toenails, corns, calluses, and blisters and lots of other facts about foot pain.