Turf toe is especially common in athletes who compete on artificial turf where hyperextension of the big toes is more likely to occur.
Read about common causes of foot pain, including toe deformities, bunions, pinched nerves, and tendonitis, and how they can be treated.
Autoimmune arthritis is a type of autoimmune disease. Rheumatoid arthritis is the most common type, but numerous other conditions fall under this umbrella.
Psoriatic arthritis can cause Achilles pain, plantar fasciitis, dactylitis, and more. Learn how side effects of PsA on feet are treated and prevented.
A cheilectomy is a surgery to remove bone spurs from the base of the big toe. These spurs are the result of hallux rigidus: arthritis.
Learn about problems of metatarsophalangeal joints. These toe joints at the ball of the foot may have several painful conditions but can be treated.
With symmetric psoriatic arthritis, arthritic joints are on both sides of the body. That's not the case with asymmetric disease. Learn why it matters.
Joint pain and stiffness are classic indications of arthritis, but there can be many other signs and symptoms depending on the type of arthritis.
Read about the causes of joint pain, like osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, and how healthcare providers go about diagnosing and treating your condition.
Rheumatoid arthritis symptoms of joint pain and inflammation are also common in other types of arthritis, lupus, Lyme disease, and fibromyalgia.