Ask the Foot Doctor: How can I Fix Dry, Cracked Heels?

Ask the Foot Doctor: How can I Fix Dry, Cracked Heels?

Dear Dr. Burk: The heels of my feet get so dry that they crack. The skin on the underside of my feet is really rough and my heels feel like sandpaper. My feet don’t hurt badly, but walking is uncomfortable, and my heels look terrible. I’ve tried applying lotion, but...
How Do You Treat an Infected Foot Blister?

How Do You Treat an Infected Foot Blister?

Foot blisters are a common ankle and foot related condition that most people have experienced at one point or another. Whether you are an avid walker or pursue sports, you probably have experienced foot blisters. Women who wear heels for long hours know the pain of...