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Causes of Foot Rash...
There are a few conditions that make up the majority of foot...
There are a few conditions that make up the majority of foot rashes. Some are infective (caused by dermatophytes or bacteria), some are non-infective, and some come about due to an overly active immune response from the body. Below are the 4 most common conditions that...
12/12/2018
Diabetic Foot Wound Management...
The idea behind diabetic foot wound management is to maintain an optimum...
The idea behind diabetic foot wound management is to maintain an optimum healing environment. There are a few factors that affect the environment of the wound including:  Callus (hard skin) over the wound causing increased pressure  Ulcer slough (non-volatile skin) covering wound  Excessive time spent on...
12/12/2018
Tips to keep your feet happy this holiday season...
  The festive season can be very busy for some, whether it be...
  The festive season can be very busy for some, whether it be getting the house ready for family gatherings to Christmas shopping. During this, you will be on your feet the majority of the time, that is why it is so important to look after...
29/11/2018
Best Running shoes on the market 2018...
One thing all Podiatrists get asked regularly is recommendations on running shoes....
One thing all Podiatrists get asked regularly is recommendations on running shoes. Running shoes are constantly changing and updating, which can make it hard to keep up with the best brands. What makes it harder, is the confusing language used in advertising and marketing campaigns...
12/11/2018
Footwear tips to prevent circulation issues and nerve compression...
Footwear tips to prevent circulation issues and nerve compression Have you ever had...
Footwear tips to prevent circulation issues and nerve compression Have you ever had the feeling of your foot falling asleep? It is usually followed by a few minutes of pins and needles, and a tingling sensation as blood enters the foot again. The cause of these...
09/11/2018
How to Find the Best Hiking Shoes...
Hiking has been growing in popularity among all age groups in recent...
Hiking has been growing in popularity among all age groups in recent times, and for good reason too! South East Queensland provides access to countless trails, climbs and great bushwhacking opportunities. The further you move from the pavement path, the quicker you will realise that...
17/10/2018
Why Hospitality Need Good Quality Shoes...
Hospitality covers approximately 7% of the workforce in Australia. It is a...
Hospitality covers approximately 7% of the workforce in Australia. It is a popular area of employment for younger and older adults. There are several key factors that make working in hospitality hard on your feet. These include: Always walking on hard surfaces Concrete floors are usual when...
11/10/2018
Effects of High Heels and How to Improve Footwear...
It is no secret that high heeled shoes are not ideal for...
It is no secret that high heeled shoes are not ideal for your feet. In this blog, we investigate the specific features of high heel shoes that can be problematic, then analyse the common injuries caused from this type of footwear. Obviously the ideal shoe...
14/09/2018
How Important are Good Running Shoes for Growing Feet?...
Running shoes play a large role in active young people. High participation...
Running shoes play a large role in active young people. High participation in sport and exercise will mean a lot of time will be spent in running shoes. This is why it is such an important factor to consider for growing feet. In fact, one...
11/09/2018