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Summer’s here and our podiatrists want to stress one important fact: your feet can get sunburnt too! In fact, the skin on your feet is susceptible to melanoma and other forms of skin cancer. So, every time you slather your body with sunscreen, make sure...

When it comes to footwear, our podiatrist Andrew Saunderson has this to say, “Treat fashionable shoes like chocolate and functional footwear like a regular healthy meal.” If you’re wondering what this means, read on. As podiatrists we want the best for your feet and lower limbs....

You don't have to be a Game of Thrones fan to know that winter is coming – there's a nip in the air, the doonas are out and the summer sandals have made way for winter boots. Just because your feet go into hiding during autumn and winter, it doesn't mean you stop...

If you have diabetes, follow these 10 simple yet effective steps that our podiatrists recommend to look after your feet: 1. Wash your feet daily with soap and warm water. 2. Dry your feet well, especially between the toes. 3. Moisturise your feet, but not between the toes. 4....

It's February and children across Australia are back at school for a new academic year. Did you buy your kids new school shoes recently only to have them complain about blisters and squished toes? Are you unsure of what shoes to buy them for the...

When you’re out shoe shopping, how do you choose your footwear? All too often we waste a lot of time (and money!) purchasing shoes to complement our outfit or look trendy. Our podiatrists at footinjuryclinic say it would be better, however, if we invested more...

Have you been suffering from Plantar Fasciitis for ages with no relief in sight? We just might have a solution to end your heel pain woes. The Fasciitis Fighter is a product specifically designed to help treat plantar fasciitis pain. It is a closed cell...

A callus is a section of skin that has become toughened and thick because of friction, pressure or irritation. Most people get calluses on their feet, but they can even occur on the hands, elbows or knees. Calluses feel lumpy to the touch, but since...

Has your child woken up in the middle of the night, crying that his/her legs are aching? ‘Growing pains’, you think to yourself, as you recall the aches and pains you also suffered as a child. Unfortunately, most of us have experienced growing pains. An...

Turn back the clock to August 1998. There’s an old semi in Bondi Junction that's waiting to be rented. It needs a fresh lick of paint, has a mould problem and its front yard is literally a jungle out there… Enter, stage left, podiatrist Russel...

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