Posts Tagged ‘ O is for ’

O is for Os tibiale externum

September 7, 2013

Os tibiale externum is another name for an accessory navicular, an extra ossicle of bone attached to the tibia, usually where the poeterior tibial muscle attaches.

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O is for osteoarthritis

May 17, 2013

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and commonly affects the foot.

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O is for Os Trigonum

May 17, 2013

The Os Trigonum is a small bone at the back of the ankle joint in some people that can be painful.

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O is for Overpronation

November 29, 2012

Overpronation is that term used and abused by runners, running shoe retailers and manufacturers that does not really mean anything.

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O is for Onitsuka Tiger

November 29, 2012

The Onitsuka Tiger is one of the more popular of the retro running shoes.

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O is for Onychomycosis

November 29, 2012

Onychomycosis is a hard to treat fungal infection of the toenails.

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O is for Obesity

November 3, 2012

Obesity is the biggest public health challenges facing society. It has huge impacts on the feet, especially in children. The Body Mass Index or BMI is often used as a tool to screen for obesity.

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