Plantar Warts: What, Where, and How?

Plantar warts are noncancerous skin growths caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and typically appear on the soles of the feet. These warts often develop in areas of pressure and friction, such as the heels or balls of the feet.…

Wart Treatment for Children

When children are suffering from warts, they rely on us to make the right decisions for them, and it’s important to know that the appropriate wart treatment will depend on a person’s age. It definitely is not a case of “one treatment fits all”.

Common Types of Warts

There are many types of warts that can affect people and while most are considered harmless, often they can be painful and unsightly. They can develop on just about any part of the human body although they are most common on the hands, fingers, feet, neck, and face, and they can affect anyone regardless of age, sex, or race.

Types of Common Warts

Having an understanding of the variety of common warts can give a wart sufferer a better idea about the appropriate avenue for wart removal.

Telltale Signs of Flat Warts

Flat warts are some of the more common types of warts. They can affect adults and children alike but tend to be more prevalent amongst children and teenagers, which is why they are also commonly referred to as juvenile warts.

The Pain of Plantar Warts

Plantar warts can cause significant pain when pressure is applied, and because a plantar wart is typically found on the feet, it’s not hard to imagine the pain associated with the pressure applied simply by walking.

Removing Warts: What Options Are There?

Removing warts can be done, some times easily, sometimes with difficultly, and there is no guarantee that they will not return. Keep in mind that some wart removal solutions are much more effective then others, and you should thoroughly examine all your options before making the decision.