One of the most important aspects of being a parent is making sure your child is healthy. Not only do children understand less about their health than their parents do, when they know something is wrong, they will often try to hide it to avoid a trip to the doctor. There are so many different aspects of a child’s health & safety to monitor that it can sometimes be overwhelming, and some things can slip under the radar. In this blog, we will outline some of the biggest signs to look out for that indicate your child may have a foot problem.
Flat feet can cause a lot of different problems. From the feet themselves, all the way up to the back, fallen arches can cause us a great deal of pain. It’s understandable therefore that you may be worried that your child has flat feet. Fortunately, this is rarely a problem in children. In this blog, we will outline the signs that suggest it may be an issue, as well as those worrying signs that are actually harmless.
When it comes to kids shoes, knowing a little bit about sizing and fitting, as well as the different shoe styles and what to look for in a good shoe can help to make this shopping task a little bit easier as well as cost effective.
Although most parents know the basics of child healthcare, there are some conditions that require specialist care. Podiatric conditions, referring to the afflictions of the lower extremities, are ranked highly amongst the most common health problems in children.