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9 Most Common Causes of Foot and Ankle Pain

Our foot is made up of twenty-eight bones and more than thirty joints that are held together by ligaments.  Together with our legs, it supports our entire body weight so it is subject to a lot of force especially if we use them extensively or if we engage in high-impact physical activities. This could lead to injuries and fractures that can cause chronic foot and ankle pain. Ageing and disease also contributes to this condition. Below are some of the major causes of foot and ankle pain.

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How will Diabetes affect One’s Appearance?

When we say physical appearance, it does not only talk about our face, skin, nails or hair. It is what others see in us. Of course, we want to be well from the top of our head to the soles of our feet. But sad to say, there are inevitable diseases that might affect not just our health but our appearance as well. One of the most common illnesses is Diabetes. In this article, we will discuss the following: What is Diabetes? What are the complications of Diabetes? What are Diabetic Symptoms? How will Diabetes affect one’s appearance and how to manage it? Continue reading