Monthly Archives: October 2013

Are You a Throwback?

By Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center If you are the one in 13 people who have a flexible foot that bends in the middle– what we professionals call a “midtarsal break”– then according to physical anthropologist Dr. … Continue reading

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Could Flat Feet Be Causing Your Back Pain?

Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center In Podiatric Medical School we were taught that about 20% of low back pain was caused by foot problems – specifically excessive foot pronation. An article in the September 17, 2013 medical … Continue reading

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Is There Any Health Risk To Not Treating Toenail Fungus?

By Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center A reader of the New York Times posed the question to their “Ask Well” blog: “Is there any health risk to allowing a toenail fungus to exist untreated over the long … Continue reading

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Standing At Your Desk On Purpose!

By Dr. Gary Prant DPM Arbor Foot Health Center If you are one of the growing number of people who are standing or walking their way through the work day at your standup or treadmill desk, there are a few … Continue reading

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