Athletic Injuries in Children
Here are some telltale signs that may help to prevent future injuries in child and adolescent athletes.
Children Running in Road Races
Parents of young runners should try to keep running fun for kids. Let running be something your child chooses to do.
The Aristocratic Foot: A Sign of Nobility?
The foot is an architectural marvel, an engineering masterpiece. But with the Morton's foot (second toe longer than your first toe), certain injuries can occur.
Sever's Disease in Youth Athletes
Heel pain in soccer players is often caused by a condition known as Sever's Disease. Here's what to expect.
Plantar Fasciitis: The Basics
What causes this common injury in athletes? What can be done to alleviate it? Dr. Weiss discusses.
5 Questions With Robert F. Weiss, Podiatry
"I suffered as a young man from serious foot and knee problems... The greatest gift one can have is to help another human being."
Bunion Pain: An Athlete's Dilemma
A bunion is a painful swelling of soft tissue and bone enlargement over the inner side of the ball of the great toe joint. What can you do about it?
Ladies' Shoes: Do's & Don'ts
Ladies, is your foot flat, medium-arched or high-arched? There's a shoe for you!
Shin Splints and Indoor Track
Many indoor track runners get shin splints, but you don't have to be an athlete for this condition to occur.
Ankle Injuries in Basketball Players
Ankle injuries are common in most sports, but especially in basketball. Here's the scoop on treating mild, moderate and severe sprains.