Foot Health

What You Need to Know About Gout

  Have you ever experienced excruciating pain in your foot that you can barely walk? Did you notice a swollen area around your ankle? You might be experiencing a case of gout. And gout is not a condition that has just been recently discovered. Gout cases were discovered and identified as early as 2,640 BC. Even in our modern day, it continues to be a major problem.   Explaining the Cause of Gout A gout is a┬ácommon form of inflammatory arthritis. Stiffness, swelling and intense pain in a joint, particularly in the big toe are some of the common symptoms

Bunion Health, Toe Health

What’s Causing My Toe Pain? Gout, Bunion, Hammer Toe, Claw Toe …

  You use your feet every day, which is why you should take good care of it. When a foot, ankle or toe starts to hurt, that's when you actually notice your feet and realize how important they are. Toe pain is very common but people don't necessarily know what's causing the discomfort. We've made a list of the most common reasons for toe pain and how you can reduce the discomfort.   Gout Gout is a type of arthritis that causes toe pain. Crystals accumulate in your toe joints, causing swelling and severe pain. This kind of arthritis usually affects the b