Monthly Archives: August, 2012

Chicago Podiatrist Explains Difference Between Disinfect & Sterilize in Pedicures

Your Chicago Podiatrist wants to tell you—There has been an increase in nail & foot infections from spas which are unable or unwilling to properly disinfect their instruments! Disinfect means to destroy as many organisms as possible. Many, many salons do not even come close to disinfecting-which needs to be performed between clients. Even salons …

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Proper Shoe Fit

You tip of the day is— To get a good shoe fit–make sure that the widest part of the shoe (by the ball of the foot) matches the widest part of your foot. That is a better indicator that the toes. As long as the shoe is not pressing on the toes–then there is …

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