Informative articles written to help keep you in the know about a range of subjects, from blister prevention to general health and fitness.
Almost everyone has had a blister at some point in their life, whether it’s a foot blister caused by an ill-fitting shoe, a blister on their hand from a long day of working in the yard or a blister that appears after getting burned. Of course, there are different types of blisters because there are [...]
What causes blisters? Friction or rubbing of the skin is one of the most common causes of blisters. Blisters caused by rubbing and friction can occur after walking, running or hiking long distances, especially while wearing ill-fitting shoes, or after performing other repetitive motions over an extended period of time; for example, shoveling dirt in [...]
It is important to understand the different types of blisters and what causes them because there may be different treatment tactics and means of prevention. The most common types of blisters include water blisters, blood blisters and burn blisters. But there are also types of blisters that may have been caused by a medical condition, [...]
Even those who take blister prevention seriously cannot entirely eliminate blisters on feet, hands or other areas on the body. And if you can’t prevent blisters, the chances are that you will have to treat them. Read on for helpful blister treatment tips: WATER BLISTER TREATMENT Water blisters (common blisters on feet) are usually small [...]