Kim Holistic Foot & Ankle Center

701 E 28th St. #111, Long Beach, CA 90806
Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

Non-Surgical Treatment for Bunions

If you are experiencing difficulty with bunions, it is common for your doctor to suggest non-surgical remedies first. Typically people are encouraged to add padding to their shoes, try orthotic insoles or a wider flat shoe. While these approaches may reduce discomfort, bunions can only be completely corrected through surgery. When bumps get larger or […]

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Avoid Diabetic Foot Problems

Avoid Diabetic Foot Problems

If you are diabetic even your feet are susceptible to diabetic dilemmas. In fact, more than 60% of lower limb amputations occur in people with diabetes. Poor blood flow, high glucose levels and nerve damage are all diabetic repercussions that can lead to hospitalization. Luckily, regular visits to your podiatrist can keep an eye out […]

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Lavender Oil, the Potent Antifungal

Lavender Oil, the Potent Antifungal

When dealing with antifungal-resistant infections, lavender oil could be a natural cure. Lavender oil is a potent weapon against common skin and nail infections. Skin-pathogenic strains, known as dermatophytes, cause infections of the skin and nails on your feet. Lavender oil has been tested and proved by scientists to kill dermatophytes.* Mix a few drops […]

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How to Pick Soccer Shoes

How to Pick Soccer Shoes

Soccer is a very popular, high-intensity sport. The right shoes are required for safe play. Soccer shoes should provide arch support and a quality foot bed. When playing soccer on a soft turf, wear rubber cleats to gain traction. Rubber cleats are recommended because they provide shock absorption while maintaining comfort.* Podiatrists do not recommend […]

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