Tips for healthy feet at each stage of your child’s development

1 – INFANCY (birth to 1 year) Look carefully at your baby’s feet. A child’s feet grow rapidly during the first year. For this reason, podiatric physicians consider this period to be the most critical stage of the foot’s development. If you notice something that does not look normal to you, contact a podiatric physician. Most deformities will not correct themselves if left untreated. Keep your baby’s feet unrestricted. No shoes … Read more

Keeping kid’s feet happy and healthy

First Steps: Keeping kid’s feet happy and healthy

When it comes to the health of your children, you do everything you can to help then grow up healthy and strong. You get them vaccinated, take them to the dentist and optometrist, and you do your best to ensure they eat a nutritious diet that will help them grow. But are you aware of the important role foot health plays in a child’s overall development? “Every parent knows the … Read more