How to Get Rid of Plantar Warts

How to Get Rid of Plantar Warts

If you have a painful raised area on the balls of your feet or heels, you may have a plantar wart. You may be asking yourself how to get rid of plantar warts and what causes them. Plantar warts are caused by HPV (human papillomavirus) that enters your skin through small cuts or scratches on your feet. Although over 120 strains of HPV exist, only a few cause plantar warts. You probably picked it up if you went barefoot in a public place such as a gym shower or pool. Not everyone who is exposed to HPV will develop a … Read more