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  • Back-to-School Footcare Tips for Parents Kids going back to school? Make sure their feet and ankles are healthy and pain-free this fall—and all school year long!
  • 3 Reasons Custom Orthotics Change Lives If pain is keeping you from living your best life and your feet are to blame, the right pair of custom orthotics might just change your life. Here’s why.
  • How to Protect Feet from Diabetic Wounds Foot ulcers can significantly reduce your quality of life—or even lead to an amputation. The best way to deal with them is to prevent them from happening in the first place, using these tips.
  • Enjoy the Heat at a New Haven Beach! Connecticut is packed with family-friendly beaches! Podiatrist Sanjay Patel, DPM shares tips on great local spots, and how to keep your feet safe when you go.
  • Summer in CT! Are Your Feet Ready? The CT summer is once again loaded with outdoor activities, beautiful vacations, and festivals. But if your feet are hurting, your opportunities are limited.
  • Best Day Trips in Milford and New Haven What do you like to do? If you live in Milford, Hamden, or anywhere in the Greater New Haven area, a totally awesome (and totally unique) day of fun and exploration is never more than a few hours away.
  • 5 Great Hiking Trails Near Hamden, CT Looking to do a little hiking—or even “gentle” mountaineering—within a few miles of home? Here are a few of our recommendations.
  • Staycation Like a Pro for Spring Break Looking for great ideas to save some money and enjoy a "staycation" this spring break-perhaps while you recover from a foot injury? Dr. Sanjay Patel, foot doctor in Milford, CT, offers a few suggestions that can help.
  • Running for a Cause Establishing a regular running routine offers countless health benefits. It might even help you change the world! Dr. Sanjay Patel, a foot doctor in Milford, CT, reviews some of the best reasons to go for a run.
  • Arthritic Foot Care Tips Foot and ankle arthritis is a common problem, especially among older Americans. But take heart! There are many smart, practical tips you can use to ease the pain and improve daily function.