• Avoiding Bad Habits That Can Cause Calcaneal Spurs

    Of all the conditions that can affect your feet, heel spurs are among the most awkward and difficult to deal with. Properly known as calcaneal spurs, and sometimes incorrectly referred to as 'bone' spurs, these vicious little spikes growing within your feet can be utterly harmless, but many become excruciatingly painful if not treated. However, these spurs will, unless you're very unlucky, only appear to cause trouble if you make basic mistakes in foot care in the way you walk and treat your feet every day
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  • Natural foot care for kids

    Everyone loves to see their kids enjoying the great outdoors, running barefoot in the sunshine, wearing nothing but T-shirts and shorts. Their feet are unconstrained by shoes, stretching and growing straight and strong. As a bonus, there are no muddy trainers to clean! However, summer can bring hazards for tender young soles, both in the bush and at the beach. If your child's foot needs care after being out and about, why not turn to nature for the remedies too?
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  • Common Foot Ailments And Treatments

    When you think of a podiatrist, you think of foot pain of one kind or another, but that doesn't cover all the ailments that this expert can handle. So if you are having an issue with your foot, and you're not sure if it falls under the types of issues a podiatrist can treat, here's a list of common foot ailments and what a podiatrist can do in each situation.
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