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If you're getting ready to hit the stores for some back-to-school shoe shopping, be sure to check out our info graphic chocked full of helpful (and healthy!) tips from the Michigan Podiatric Medical Association on buying the best shoes for your child. Click here to see full info graphic.     … [Read more...]

The MPMA reminds us to check our feet this summer for skin cancer

Skin cancer can develop anywhere on the body, including in the lower extremities. Skin cancers of the feet have several features in common. Most are painless, and often there is a history of recurrent cracking, bleeding, or ulceration. Frequently, individuals discover their skin cancer after unrelated ailments near the affected site. The Michigan Podiatric Medical Association (MPMA) asks that you check your feet for signs of skin cancer and visit a podiatrist with any concerns. While … [Read more...]