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California Podiatrist Blogs About Current Leg and Foot Health Topics

Perhaps you recently suffered a sports-related injury. Perhaps your child broke his ankle on the school playground. Perhaps you want to learn more about the latest trends in running shoes. Perhaps you are bothered by arch pain. Perhaps you are worried about foot complications stemming from diabetes. Whatever your situation, we believe you will find something that addresses your concerns by reading our blog posts. Our blog is written by our knowledgeable California podiatry team to provide you with insights into the health issues you face.


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5/3/2017
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RICE Will Help You Heal

Dr. Harvey Danciger explains what RICE therapy is and how this technique helps injuries heal.

Category: Sports Injuries

4/4/2017
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Conditions Treated by Custom Orthotics

Podiatrist, Dr. Harvey Danciger, describes the many foot conditions that custom orthotics are able to treat.

Category: Footwear

3/6/2017
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Laser Treatment for Pain

When pain and swelling aren’t responding to conservative treatments, laser therapy could be the solution over surgery. Dr. Harvey Danciger explains.

Category: Laser Therapy

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2/1/2017
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Protect Your Feet Year ‘Round

Daily foot care is important to keep your feet healthy. Dr. Harvey Danciger describes how you can protect your feet from injury and harm.

Category: General Foot Care

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1/5/2017
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Conditions Conducive for Metatarsal Surgery

There are underlying conditions that can lead to undergoing metatarsal surgery. Learn what’s behind your metatarsalgia from Dr. Harvey Danciger.

Category: Athletic Injuries

12/1/2016
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Teen Foot Troubles

Dr. Harvey Danciger explains tarsal coalition and Sever’s disease – two foot conditions that can occur in teenage feet.

Category: Children's Feet

11/2/2016
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Staying Clear of Black Toenails

Podiatrist, Dr. Harvey Danciger shares ways to protect yourself against toenails turning black.

Category: Toenail Problems

10/25/2016
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Tackling Athlete’s Foot Fungus

If your foot is itchy, dry, burning, and peeling, athlete’s foot fungus is probably the culprit. Dr. Harvey Danciger explains how to treat the fungus.

Category: Exercise Health

10/18/2016
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Stop Your Feet from Tingling

Dr. Harvey Danciger suggests some neuropathy treatment options to help ease symptoms of tingling, burning, and numbness in your feet.

Category: Peripheral Neuropathy

10/11/2016
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Caring for Calluses at Home

Dr. Harvey Danciger shares some home remedies to care for calluses on your own, and explains when you should seek help from your Palm Desert podiatrist.

Category: Skin Problems

10/4/2016
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Recovery Tips to Get Back in the Game

Injury is always a risk for those who participate in sports. Dr. Harvey Danciger offers tips for a speedy recovery and return to activities.

Category: Sports Injuries

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9/27/2016
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Toenail Fungus: Lose the Pills. Choose the Laser.

Toenail fungus is hard to fight, but one treatment stands above the others in fixing the problem fast. Dr. Harvey Danciger talks about laser treatments.

Category: Toenail Problems

9/13/2016
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Keeping Your Feet Fungus Free

Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA provides a number of strategies that can prevent fungal foot infections such as athlete’s foot or fungal nails.

Category: Skin Problems

9/6/2016
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Achilles Tendon Pain

There are many possible explanations for pain in or around the Achilles tendon. Dr. Harvey Danciger talks common causes of tendon pain.

Category: Heel & Arch Pain

9/2/2016
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Stretching Can Help Stymie Heel Pain

Stretching is a central part of conservative treatment programs for many forms of heel pain. Dr. Danciger of Palm Desert, CA shares top stretches.

Category: Heel & Arch Pain

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8/23/2016
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Shoe Shopping Tips

Knowing what shoes to look for—and how to shop for them—can help you avoid pain, injuries, and even bunions down the line, says Dr. Danciger.

Category: Footwear

8/16/2016
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What Your Treads Are Saying About Your Feet

An old pair of shoes might have a lot to say about your feet and your walking gait biomechanics! Dr. Harvey Danciger in Palm Desert, CA explains.

Category: Footwear

8/9/2016
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Solutions for Nerve Problems in Feet

Nerve problems in feet are common—especially for those with diabetes—but our office in Palm Desert provides numerous treatment solutions.

Category: Peripheral Neuropathy

8/2/2016
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Preparing Yourself for Foot Surgery

Surgery is only half the equation—properly preparing yourself and following aftercare instructions is critical, too, says Dr. Harvey Danciger.

Category: Foot Surgery

Labels: foot surgery
7/26/2016
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Unsteady Shuffling: What Could Unbalance You

Aging, injury, nerve conditions, and other issues can lead to an unsteady, shuffling gait, but such problems may be fixable, says Dr. Danciger.

Category: General

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7/19/2016
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Keep Your Balance at Any Age

Like any other skill, practice makes perfect when it comes to balance. Dr. Harvey Danciger in Palm Desert, CA explains what you can do to improve stability.

Category: General

7/12/2016
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Tips to Prevent Falls at Home

Good shoes, taking good care of your feet, cleaning up clutter, and other strategies can help you create a safer, fall-free home environment.

Category: General

7/6/2016
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Stronger Ankles Mean Better Balance

Whether you’re rehabbing an injury or just getting a bit older, ankle strength exercises can help you stay strong on your feet, says Dr. Harvey Danciger.

Category: General Foot Care

6/28/2016
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When Kids Get Bunions

Bunions aren’t just an adult problem—kids and adolescents can suffer from these bony foot bumps as well, says Dr. Harvey Danciger of Palm Desert, CA.

Category: Children's Feet

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6/14/2016
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Protect Your Feet from the California Sun

Feet need sun protection, too! Remember to wear closed shoes or apply sunscreen to the tops of your feet when you go out this summer.

Category: Skin Problems

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