By cutting down the side of your toenail, a sharp nail spike can be created. The spike grows into the side wall (sulci) of the toenail and causes a significant amount of pain. 32 more words
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Orthotics is orthopedic tools used for treating different bio-mechanical foot problems. When an individual’s foot is not working as intended, the mass of the body is not appropriately distributed; as a consequence, pain as well as tenderness can increase in the foot, ankle and the adjacent muscles. 295 more words
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File under “Ewwwww … but good to know:” physics are partially to blame for ingrown toenails. They also have a hand in determining why ingrowns tend to only affect the big toe … and why certain folks (teens, pregnant women) are more susceptible to getting them.