Category Archives: Injuries

Ten ways to save money on tootsies

Image via Wikipedia One money-saving tip for each toe: For one big toe: Gout. You don’t need prescription medication to treat gout (usually). Save yourself an office visit by using OTC anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen, naproxen, or aspirin for … Continue reading

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Save money on repeat ankle sprains

A large number of patients with ankle sprains are repeat customers.    Usually these injuries occur on the outer aspect of the ankle as the foot rolls inward.  Although this sometimes occurs just walking, more commonly it happens during more … Continue reading

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