While regular warts are usually harmless (but may be unsightly), warts on the feet can be a different matter and are often very painful. Warts on the feet are called verrucas but also known as plantar's warts.The pressure of walking or standing on them flattens them so they can become very painful.
When you child starts to crawl and then to walk, don't be in too much of a hurry to put him or her into shoes.
For example, many parents will buy children their first pair of shoes before they are even walking. However, research has shown that wearing shoes may actually be doing more damage than good. While parents may feel that children need a good pair of shoes to protect their feet and ankles as they grow, the shoes themselves can actual hinder muscle development - even causing problems for muscle development from toes right up to hips.
We share a host of benefits for children who can go barefoot...
UVB from the sun is a very potent germicidal agent and, if you suffer from a common and chronic nail infection known as onychomycosis, you could find a daily dose of sunlight (between the hours of 10am and 2pm when UVB rays come to the fore) would finally get rid of your problem.