Healthy Weight/Healthy Feet

March is National Nutrition Month. At Edmond Norman Foot & Ankle we know that eating right is tremendously beneficial for your feet. Studies have shown that obesity and excess weight are strongly correlated to foot pain and disability. Being overweight is a contributory cause and a factor in the severity of several foot conditions, including: […]

Dealing with Gout

Although gout may sound like some old-fashioned illness that elderly people complain about, it is actually a very real (and very painful) form of arthritis that strikes the big toe and most often occurs in men between the ages of 40 and 60. It can, however, affect younger men and women too. Gout comes about […]

Gout Attacks: Fight Back

Does this sound familiar? You eat a great meal of surf and turf: steak and lobster, which you enjoy with a fine red wine. The next day your big toe is killing you. It is swollen, red, and hot to touch and the pain is excruciating. If you answered yes, there’s a good chance you […]