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July 29, 2019

High Blood Pressure and Your Feet: What You Need to Know

High blood pressure – or hypertension – is a common condition where the blood flowing through your heart is rushed forcefully against the walls of the arteries. Because the blood flow is significantly faster than normal, causing the pressure against the arteries increases, blood flow to other areas of the body is affected as a […]

June 28, 2019

Foot Fungus – What You Need to Know

What is foot fungus?   Mostly known as athlete’s foot, fungus of the feet and toenails is a bacterial infection that causes the skin of the heels and toenails to peel, harden and turn a yellowish color.  The first signs of foot fungus usually appear between the toes. Though symptoms can be painful, most people […]

June 21, 2019

Thinking About Wearing Flip-Flops All Summer? Read This First!

We’re all familiar with that rush of excitement we get when we slip into our favorite flip flops or sandals when the weather warms up. Taking your feet for a breezy spin around the block sounds fun and relaxing, but did you know that most slip-on shoes are actually bad for your feet? Here are […]

June 14, 2019

Top Doctors

Congratulations Dr. Ty Hussain for being featured as a Top Doctor in the EvanstonMan magazine! As always, if your feet are hurting for any reason, make sure to call our Evanston office – Evanston Podiatric Surgeons at 847-475-9030, or Downtown Chicago office – Mag Mile Foot and Ankle Institute at 312-236-3507. Our care options for […]

May 14, 2019

Best Practices For Ankle Injury Prevention

In our last blog we talked about ankle pain while running and most common ankle injuries. Today we’ll discuss best practices for preventing injuries. Wear shoes that fit.This point cannot be stressed enough. Wearing poorly-fitting shoes will eventually lead to a painful, and sometime permanent foot condition. A well-fitting shoe should provide the entire ankle […]