Foot Swelling


Foot Pain & Swelling

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

Foot pain & swelling is a symptom, not a condition.

There are many conditions that may cause these symptoms and the appropriate treatment depends on the cause.  But, according to the Podiatry Institute, poor circulation is one of the most common causes.

What is Poor Circulation?

Poor circulation is something of a “catch-all” phrase that doctors use to refer to reduced circulation of bodily fluids, resulting in edema.  Edema is another word for swelling.  It occurs when fluids (plasma, water, … Read the Full Article