Avoiding a Painful Flip-Flop Summer

As the temperatures rise and the weather begins to heat up, most of you will stay cool by slipping on a favorite pair of flip-flops.  Whether you are taking a trip to Narragansett beach or walking around downtown Newport, flip-flops are typically the shoewear of...

Getting Rid of Pesky Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown toenails are the painful process in which the corners of the nail will impinge the adjacent flesh.  Oftentimes this results in a paronychia infection.  The toenail edge penetrates the adjacent skin edge and causes an infectious reaction.   Infection begins as...

The Many and Various Causes of Nerve Damage

Do you suffer from tingling or burning in your lower legs or feet? Do you have muscle weakness in your lower legs or feet? These symptoms could be a sign of nerve damage. Nerve damage is caused by many different pathologies, including, but not limited to, trauma...