Dr. Burton Schuler says he has the secret to getting rid of many of those aches and pains in your body. The first place to look is your foot.
“You have been putting abnormal stress and strain on that one joint.”
Dr. Schuler says you may have a medical condition known as Morten’s Toe. He says millions have but don't know it.
Morten's Toe is when one bone in your foot, the first metatarsal, isn't working right and literally millions of people have this condition and it causes them to have pain.
Dr. Schuler says it can cause bunions, corns and calluses, and most foot pain. But it can travel beyond that.
"Their back, their knee, their hips, it can even cause TMJ, fibromyalgia, Restless Leg Syndrome or leg cramps.
Dr. Schuler says the treatment is so simple some people just can't believe it will actually work.
"The treatment is very simple, inexpensive pad that costs between two and three dollars."
Dr. Schuler has put all this information in a book entitled "Why You Really Hurt", a book that's doing quite well on Amazon.com.
Still, he claims he shouldn't get the credit.
"I'm not that smart of a guy, I couldn't think this stuff up, it's based on the work of these two doctors.”
One who was the doctor to President Kennedy and President Johnson in the White House, Dr. Janet Travell and Dr. Dudley Joy Morten, who was the leading authority on the foot in the first half of the 20th century.
They both said if you put this on the first metatarsal bone it could make a big difference.
Dr. Schuler says this little pad is really helping people with their pain, and it's so easy you can do it at home.
"The pad is just a piece of material, it could be felt, it could be foam and it's the size of a band-aid or a stick of gum, and what you do is cut it to that size and put it like I show on the website, and you put it below the first metatarsal.”
But he says don't take his word for it; try and it and see for yourself. Dr. Schuler says you probably won't even begin to feel the effects of Morten's Toe until your 40s.
For more information check out his website whyyouhurt.com
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