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Can Podiatric Acupuncture Help You?

Can Podiatric Acupuncture Help You?

15th April, 2017 by

Over eight years ago I was asked to train in podiatric medical acupuncture. In a roundabout way, I was not interested and felt it did not work. Admittedly, I was ignorant to its teachings and having no experience in acupuncture, who was I to judge?

How can you prevent corns and callus and leave your feet feeling heavenly?

How can you prevent corns and callus and leave your feet feeling heavenly?

15th March, 2017 by

We treat corns and callus on an hourly basis at our clinic. It really is one of the key corner stones of our practice. Corns and callus can cause discomfort, pain and cosmetically do not look very nice. To try and prevent corns and callus we must identify what is causing it. They can be so painful and sore, when your feet are uncomfortable it tells on your face and one avoids taking one step to many.

Is foot mobilisation the answer?

Is foot mobilisation the answer?

18th February, 2017 by

As podiatrists, we are constantly looking to increase our scope of practice and find new treatment options to help our patients with their foot pain. A number of my colleagues have been trained in foot mobilisation getting great results with their patients, so when the opportunity arose to train in the discipline, I was very excited and booked on to a course in London.

How to survive killer heels on your wedding day!

How to survive killer heels on your wedding day!

23rd January, 2017 by

Your wedding day is one of the important days of your life and you want to look fabulous in those killer 6inch Jimmy Choo’s. However, you don’t want the day to be ruined by the extreme pain your heels may cause you from standing, walking and dancing to your favourite tunes.

Are you ready to needle your verruca?

Are you ready to needle your verruca?

18th November, 2016 by

A verruca is a harmless virus in the outer layers of the skin (epidermis); it is very contagious and may spread, become uncomfortable, painful and unsightly/embarrassing. If your verruca is none of these things, its best to leave it alone, and let your body’s immune system do the work for you.

Top tips for your feet – when it comes to city life!

Top tips for your feet – when it comes to city life!

1st November, 2016 by

Working in the city is exciting yet very busy. The long days in smart shoes can often lead to a host of foot problems. We see many city workers in our clinics suffering from various forms of foot pain- it’s the last thing you want to be worrying about in the lead up to that big meeting or presentation!

Last hurrah for the Summer

Last hurrah for the Summer

15th September, 2016 by

Summer season is coming to an end and the feel of Autumn season is somewhat felt in the air. Soon the school year will start, the leaves will start falling and the breeze will be colder.

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