Daniel L. Reminga, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.
Foot Doctor Houghton, MI
801 Memorial Rd.
Houghton, MI 49931 US
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Posts for: December, 2015

By contactus@northernfootandankle.com
December 29, 2015
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Dr. Reminga provides helpful tips to keep your feet healthy in the New Year. New Years resolutions are made traditionally. Resolutions like... lose 10 lbs., work out more, eat healthier and... take better care of my feet. Well, the last one may not be in the top 5 resolutions but... it should be. Statistics tell us that the feet are the most neglected part of the body. When feet hurt, the trigger can be many things. Listen to this week's program and find out what typically triggers foot pain. Dr. Reminga talks about foot issues and how they can be avoided. He also warns about over-the-counter remedies that can cause more harm than good. Diabetics need to look at these remedies carefully because come products can cause serious complications. Dr. Reminga ends the program with his best advice for the New Year.

Dr. Daniel Reminga's Weekly Radio Show "Your Feet Your Health" airs every Wednesday at 10 am & 5 pm on WKMJ 93.5FM, WMPL 920AM, WUPY 101.1FM radio. Listen to past recordings here.


By contactus@northernfootandankle.com
December 22, 2015
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This week's program is a special one. Dr. Reminga ties in history both in his discussion about the feet and he tells a unique story from History at the end of the program. History definitely plays a role when it comes to our feet...the history of our genetics and the history of our actions and habits over the years tells a story. Dr. Reminga answers questions such as.. 'How do our feet link to our history?'... 'What are genetic foot issues?'... and ...'How does 'life-style' history effect our feet?'. Dr. Reminga refers to foot conditions such as; Hammertoes, Bunions, Gout, and Ingrown toenails for example. Then, at the end of the program...Dr. Reminga tells an extraordinary and heartwarming Christmas story.

Dr. Daniel Reminga's Weekly Radio Show "Your Feet Your Health" airs every Wednesday at 10 am & 5 pm on WKMJ 93.5FM, WMPL 920AM, WUPY 101.1FM radio. Listen to past recordings here.


By contactus@northernfootandankle.com
December 14, 2015
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Holiday shopping, preparations, parties and traveling are all part of the busy holiday season. As a result, you may be doing a lot of walking, dancing, standing or sitting in one position for long periods of time. No one wants sore, painful feet to slow them down. So... it's important to care for our feet during the busy holiday season. Dr. Reminga provides helpful tips to get you through the holidays without painful feet. He talks about the 3 "P" rule and R.I.C.E. What does that mean? Listen to Dr. Reminga and find out what you can do to help your feet this holiday.

Dr. Daniel Reminga's Weekly Radio Show "Your Feet Your Health" airs every Wednesday at 10 am & 5 pm on WKMJ 93.5FM, WMPL 920AM, WUPY 101.1FM radio. Listen to past recordings here.


By contactus@northernfootandankle.com
December 07, 2015
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Dr. Reminga talks about common comments people have about their feet. Have you ever said a statement like...
My feet feel like sandpaper.
My feet feel itchy all the time.
My feet feel like they're on fire.
My feet feel like leads weights.
My feet feel like they're numb.

Dr. Reminga answers all these comments people have about their feet and explains why your feet may have these feelings. He talks about such conditions as; Diabetes, Athlete's Foot, Eczema, Dermatitis, and Peripheral Vascular Disease. If you've ever said any of these statements, find out why your feet feel this way. After all... your feet have feelings too!

Dr. Daniel Reminga's Weekly Radio Show "Your Feet Your Health" airs every Wednesday at 10 am & 5 pm on WKMJ 93.5FM, WMPL 920AM, WUPY 101.1FM radio. Listen to past recordings here.


By contactus@northernfootandankle.com
December 02, 2015
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Dr. Reminga talks about foot problems that occur from everyday wear and tear. Studies indicate that a "majority" of Americans or... around 80% will have a foot related problem at some point in their lives. Some people will have more problems than others depending on lifestyle, circumstances, and heredity. Aging plays a part in how our feet feel over time. Some changes are normal wear and tear however, Dr. Reminga cautions listeners not to dismiss changes to the feet and ankles. These changes may be indicators of bigger problems down the road. Dr. Reminga describes the changes that are warning signs. Wear and tear on the feet can show up as joint pain over time. Bunions and hammertoes can develop as a result. Gout can also be a problem for some. Dr. Reminga talks about metatarsalgia and heel spurs which can also result from overuse of our feet over time.

Dr. Daniel Reminga's Weekly Radio Show "Your Feet Your Health" airs every Wednesday at 10 am & 5 pm on WKMJ 93.5FM, WMPL 920AM, WUPY 101.1FM radio. Listen to past recordings here.