Month: February 2016

2 Main Reasons Why Bunions Hurt

Simplified, bunions result when the big toe shifts over to the lesser toes and the bone behind it shifts out, resulting in a prominent bump. As the big toe shifts over, the capsule and other soft tissues surrounding the big toe joint become stretched resulting in the stretch receptors to fire and cause pain. As […]

Coping With The Likely Injection

We now have an office out in Pueblo West as part of the Centura Clinic on the South side of Hwy 50 between Purcell and McCulloch. While at that location today, I was meeting with Gertrude (name changed to protect the innocent). It was determined that she would benefit from an injection in her arthritic […]