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As we age, our joints and tissues can become more sensitive to pain, tears and infections. Our joint and tissue health is related to our autoimmune and endocrine system health. Common joint and tissue problems include rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma and mixed connective tissue disease.

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By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
What is a neuroma? A neuroma is a thickening of nerve tissue that may develop in various parts of the body. The most common neuroma in the foot is a Morton’s neuroma, which occurs at the base of the third and fourth toes.
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems & Joints & Tissue

By DMG Podiatry, Foot and Ankle Surgery
The structure of your foot is complex, consisting of bones, muscles, tendons, and other soft tissues. Of the 26 bones in your foot, 19 are toe bones (phalanges) and metatarsal bones (the long bones in the midfoot).
Topics and Subtopics: Foot & Ankle Problems & Joints & Tissue

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