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Healthy Foot Habits - Multi Specialty Hospital | Bangalore Orthopaedic and Surgical Hospital | BOSH | Bangalore

Following good foot care habits will go a long way toward keeping the feet healthy. Here are a few helpful tips.

  • medical Antiseptic solutions can burn your skin. Never use them on your feet without your doctor’s approval. Never use them unless doctors approval
  • medical Never use a heating pad, hot water bottle, or electric blanket on your feet
  • medical Avoid walking barefoot. Most people know to avoid hot pavement or sandy beaches, but even walking barefoot around the house can cause sores or injuries that can get infected

  • medical Protect your feet from heat and cold
  • medical Never attempt to remove corns, calluses, warts, or other foot lesions yourself. Don’t use chemical wart removers, razor blades, corn plasters, or liquid corn or callus removers. See your doctor or podiatrist
  • medical Don’t sit with your legs crossed or stand in one position