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Foot Sprain Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
A foot or ankle sprain is a soft tissue injury. Most often, a sprain occurs when an injury pulls, stretches, or tears the ligaments that connect bone to bone.

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Is Your Itchy Foot Athlete’s foot (tinea pedis)?
Athlete’s foot (known medically as tinea pedis) is a fungal infection that causes scaly, itchy feet. It usually starts between the toes because that area is extra moist. Athlete’s foot is very contagious.

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What Causes Foot Peeling & How to Find Relief
While the feet are used to wear and tear, peeling feet can signify an underlying condition that may require medical attention. Skin peeling on the bottom of the feet can most commonly be caused by a fungal infection called athlete's foot, sunburn, dermatitis, or dry skin. Read below for more information on causes and how to treat peeling feet.

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Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis causes pain to the heel due to collagen degeneration and inflammation in the tendons of the foot.

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Heel Pain
Understand your heel pain symptoms with Buoy, including 9 causes and common questions concerning your heel pain.

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Foot Pain
Understand your foot pain symptoms with Buoy, including 10 causes and common questions concerning your foot pain.

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Cold Feet Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Understand your cold feet symptoms with Buoy, including 6 causes and common questions concerning your cold feet.

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Why Blisters Hurt & Why You Shouldn't Pop a Foot Blister
Foot blisters are small pockets of fluid (serum, plasma, blood, pus, or lymph), and can vary in size and severity. Learn about foot blister symptoms and causes.

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  • Numbness in the feet can be caused from trauma from an injury or nerve damage to any part of the leg that may affect your feet. Other causes of feet numbness include restless leg syndrome, sciatica, or tarsal tunnel syndrome. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options.

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Sharp, Stabbing Foot Pain Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

Understand your sharp, stabbing foot pain symptoms, including 9 causes and common questions.

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Yellow or White Foot Bump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions

If you have yellow or white bumps that look like pimples on your feet, this may be caused by whiteheads, skin abscess, or cysts. Read now for more information on causes and how to treat a yellow or white bumps on the foot.

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Numbness in The Pinky Toe Side of The Foot Symptoms & Causes

Nerve compression or damage from wearing certain shoes can often cause pinky toe numbness. Diabetic neuropathy can also cause the pinky toes to be numb. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options.

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Thickened Skin on The Top of The Foot Symptoms & Causes

Understand thickened skin on the top of the foot symptoms, including 2 causes & common questions.

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Foot Numbness and More

Pes Cavus Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Pes cavus is the presence of an abnormally high arch that can occur in either one or both feet and develop at any age. It results in pressure being placed on the heel.

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Numbness in One Foot Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Numbness and tingling in one foot can be commonly caused by nerve damage that can lead to sciatica, tarsal tunnel syndrome, or a fibular nerve injury. Read below for more information on causes of numbness in one foot and how to find relief.

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Numbness in The Top of The Foot Symptom, Causes & Questions
Understand your numbness in the top of the foot symptoms, including 9 causes & common questions.

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Foot Bruise Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Understand your foot bruise symptoms, including 5 causes & common questions.

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Foot Deformity Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Understand your foot deformity symptoms, including 6 causes & common questions.

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Hard Foot Lump Symptoms, Causes & Common Questions
Are you concerned about the hard lump located on your foot? This may be a sign of injury, infection, arthritis, or abnormal growth of nerves, muscles, or soft tissue. Learn more about associated symptoms, causes and treatment options for your hard foot lump.

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