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Ask Dr. Karl: Athlete's Foot

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si_askdrkarlsunscreen.jpgTinea pedis, commonly known as athlete's foot, doesn't strike those who play sports alone.

In this episode of Ask Dr. Karl, CBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele answers one young woman's question about the surprisingly common foot ailment -- and gives us some great advice about how to treat and prevent it.

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