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2012-08-03 23:02:58

Turf Toe injuries can affect nearly 50% of high-level athletes. These injuries are often difficult to accurately diagnose and treat. Dr. Thomas O. Clanton, in association with the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, has been awarded a research grant that will provide a detailed evaluation of turf toe injuries using a method of analysis that utilizes stress radiographs leading to better diagnostics, more accurate treatments and better outcomes for patients. Vail, Colorado (PRWEB) August 03,...

2012-06-21 23:03:45

Extremely grateful for their very loyal and passionate fan base, Bunion Bootie continues to break sales records each month, giving bunion sufferers all over a way to manage, if not, eliminate their bunion pain. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) June 21, 2012 Bunion Bootie will be celebrating 1 year come July, quickly becoming the most preferred non-surgical bunion treatment, and helping thousands drastically reduce, if not eliminate, their bunion discomfort. Now those suffering from bunion pain have a...

Researcher Re-Discover Elephant’s Long-Lost Sixth Toe
2011-12-23 13:02:40

London´s Royal Veterinary College has recently re-corrected a long-standing error in elephant anatomy. According to a study recently published in the science journal Science, elephants have a sixth toe, a previously unknown and underrated digit that is critical in helping the enormous mammals ambulate. Ironically, when the first detailed study of an elephant cadaver was carried out over 300 years ago by the Scottish physician Patrick Blair, he wrote in his notes that the massive...

2011-12-22 08:00:00

Dance through the holidays in those "Hot" pumps "Happily Ever After", Dr. Steven L Rosenberg, podiatrist and CEO of Foot Products Enterprises Inc. shares shoe and foot tips for 2012 Santa Monica California (PRWEB) December 22, 2011 Foot Products Enterprises Inc founded in 2006 by Steven L Rosenberg DPM, the company designs innovative foot products to make all women´s shoes more comfortable. “And she walked happily ever after” ® Fashionistas Beware 'Tis the season to go...

2011-08-10 00:00:31

The CSA Certified Steel Toe Covers Now Available Online in Canada through BottomlineSafety.ca Buffalo, NY and Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Bottomline Safety Inc., a distributor of the original Wilkuro Safety Toes slip on safety shoes is excited to announce the Wilkuro Safety Toe, sold online through BottomlineSafety.ca, is now CSA Certified and therefore acceptable in all parts of Canada for over the shoe toe protection where puncture protection is not required. Since inventing the...

2011-08-02 00:32:28

Toe deformities should be treated early, paper shows, and improper footwear can be to blame While deformities of the lesser toes (all toes other than the big toe) can be very painful, there are numerous surgical and nonsurgical treatments for these conditions that are usually quite effective. A literature review published in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) shows that because lesser toe deformities are often treatable, and can be symptoms of other...

2011-08-01 15:09:00

Toe deformities should be treated early, paper shows, and improper footwear can be to blame ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While deformities of the lesser toes (all toes other than the big toe) can be very painful, there are numerous surgical and nonsurgical treatments for these conditions that are usually quite effective. A literature review published in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) shows that because lesser toe deformities...

2011-07-13 09:09:00

STRATHAM, N.H., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timberland PRO® Renova(TM) series is in full bloom this summer, offering new work shoe options for nursing professionals that are both comfortable and stylish. While it's no secret the majority of a nurse's day is spent on his or her feet, the brand's recent "Always on My Toes" survey revealed that 54 percent of nurses have worked 16 hours or more in one shift - that's double the length of a typical work day! Because of...

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2011-03-13 08:39:41

Written by Jessica Orwig, Ohio State University Researchers are using a new model to learn more about how toe strength can determine how far people can lean while keeping their balance. The results could help in building robotic body parts that will closely imitate human movement, and might lead to a new generation of advanced prosthetics. Hooshang Hemami, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Ohio State University built a complex computational model of the human foot to look at...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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