Monthly Archives: September 2013

Andres Torres Accepts Foot Surgery for Bone Spurs

Andres Torres of the San Francisco Giants will be undergoing surgery soon in order to have bone spurs detached in his left achilles tendon. The 35 year old switch-hitter will face up to six months of recuperation and physical therapy … Continue reading

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Flip-flops Retain a Threat for Hammertoe

Flip-flops are known as a convenient, trendy shoe that goes with almost every outfit. Conversely, they too have the possibility of rising conditions like hammertoe. This occurs since the often-flimsy soles flip-flops feature do not provide adequate arch support for … Continue reading

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Patriots Star Suffers Infected Foot Blister

Carl Nicks of the New England Patriots has yet faced another setback before returning to the field again. Despite thoughts that Nicks’ previous foot injury was the cause for the current state of his foot; it turns out the star … Continue reading

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Teacher Serves as Inspiration by Participating in Half Marathon

Barbie Barnett took part in this year’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon. Although the 43 year old teacher did not officially win, her personal story might say otherwise. In 2009, Barnett’s right foot and lower part of her right … Continue reading

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Foot Contusion Strikes out Alex Rios

MLB player Alex Rios made an exit during the eighth inning against the Indians upon sustaining a foot injury. Rios, who is said to have incurred a foot contusion, walked very gingerly off the field while mid-at-bat. Although Rios could … Continue reading

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