Why Are Verrucae So Hard To Get Rid Of?

A verucca (or plantar wart) is a benign growth that occurs in the outside layer of the skin on your feet. These warts occur due to an infection by the human papilloma virus (HPV). Veruccae are extremely common, particularly in children, as it’s easy to pass on the warts through swimming pools, baths and other […]

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A Soultion for Flat Feet Misery

Is your quality of life being affected by the pain and discomfort caused by flat feet? Perhaps you have tried many orthopaedic devices but have not gained significant relief. Fortunately, there is now a simple surgical option. It involves the insertion of a small titanium implant in a procedure which takes only around fifteen minutes. Here’s what […]

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Two Foot Problems Associated With Pregnancy

Foot pain is a common complaint in pregnancy due to changes in your centre of gravity and the weight gain that naturally happens during this time. Additionally, your ligaments soften in late pregnancy as your body prepares for labour. This makes your feet spread out and feel less supported. The extra pressure on your feet […]

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Top tips to tackle bunions

If you’ve ever felt a stabbing or burning pain in your big toe or at the side of your foot, you may be all too familiar with the pain and discomfort bunions can cause. Surgery is the only way to fully cure a bunion and is a suitable treatment for the most severe cases. However […]

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