Blog Articles

Why Gout Happens

This is not likely a shocking revelation, but dietary choices play a big role in physical health.

Jun 8th, 2016
The Many Faces of Arthritis

Millions of fans of both George R.R. Martin’s epic A Song of Ice and Fire novels and the hit HBO show Game of Thrones have become familiar with a world of fictional characters, settings, and even religions, including those who worship “The Many-Faced God.”

May 26th, 2016
Osteoarthritis Treatment Options

The Ouaquaga Bridge, a historic landmark which connects the towns of Windsor and Colesville here in Broome County, definitely adds charm to our community.

May 10th, 2016
Achilles Tendinitis Treatment

Have you ever heard of bubble soccer? It’s essentially the same game as regular soccer, but players wear giant plastic bubbles on the top half of their bodies.

Apr 27th, 2016
Prevent Achilles Tendonitis with 6 Easy Tips

The weather is starting to warm up here in Broome County and many people within our community are getting back into outdoor exercises and sports like running, basketball, and tennis.

Mar 22nd, 2016
Types of Foot and Ankle Fractures

Given that your lower limbs contain 25% of all the bones in your body, it makes sense that there are a variety of foot and ankle fractures you could potentially sustain.

Jan 29th, 2016
Common Foot Problems for Children

Children love the holiday season for a variety of reasons – time away from classes, being able to see Grandpa and Grandma, and, of course, presents.

Dec 16th, 2015
What Exactly Is Plantar Fasciitis?

If you are looking to make a difference in the Broome County community, a great way to do so is with the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

Nov 19th, 2015
Why Your Achilles Aches

The Greater Binghamton Sports Complex hosts adult soccer leagues for men and women, including adult co-ed leagues.

Nov 11th, 2015
Tips to Prevent an Achilles Injury

With an average snowfall of 55 inches during the winter season, Broome County, NY residents have to make sure they are prepared beforehand.

Oct 27th, 2015
How Do You Know When to Call a Podiatrist?

The Vestal Volunteer Emergency Squad, Inc. (VVES) is an organization comprised of both paid and volunteer members who stand ready to protect the Town of Vestal and the rest of Broome County.

Sep 10th, 2015
What is “normal” pain in student athletes?

As the Fall sports season reaches its conclusion, many adult, adolescent and child athletes are playing with seemingly normal but persistent foot pain that could be a sign of a more serious injury.

Oct 27th, 2014