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Foot Health: Do you have cold, painful feet in the winter that blister? You just may have chilblains

By Dr. Jamie Settles Carter Special to KyForward If the cold weather this time of year causes your feet to itch, burn and develop painful blisters, you may be suffering from a common condition called chilblains or pernio. Often confused with but different than frostbite, chilblains can occur on your face, hands as well as feet and toes.  Chilblains often effects those who are out in cold weather...