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19 Apr 2006

Smelly feet
Hi Doc if i wear shoes that covers my feet after an hour when i take them out they will be smelly and sweating
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Foot expert

01 Jan 0001

The smell is more than likely sweat that has been absorbed by the shoe and is not your feet. But after wearing the shoe your feet will pick up the smell of the shoe and your feet will smell
you need to see a podiatrist to advise you of your options, and treatments

To get referred to a podiatrist please call the SA Podiatry assn 0861 100 249
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