By Kate Clayton-Jones MSN PhD(c) RN CFCN CFCS Summer time is a time of joy, for both you and microbes. During the winter months, many of us keep our feet warm and dry by using good clean socks and leather shoes. In the summer though, we switch to flip-flops and shoes that have rubber soles. … More Little round circles and flaking skin
By Kate Clayton-Jones MSN PhD(c) RN CFCN CFCS Are your feet cracked because you flap? When the heel of your shoes flap when you walk, it creates friction. The friction dries out the skin on the heel and causes cracking. To prevent this, your heel should always sit snuggly in the shoe, even when you … More Does flap cause your feet to crack?
By Kate Clayton-Jones MSN PhD(c) RN CFCN CFCS At FootCare by Nurses, we take care of a lot of people who tell us that they have peripheral neuropathy. When asked “what kind?” there is often a long pause. Peripheral neuropathy affects a lot of people. It manifests in a number of different ways. For whatever … More Peripheral Neuropathy