What Are Varicose Veins?

What Are Varicose Veins?

You may be suffering from varicose veins if you have veins, usually in your legs that have become enlarged and have started to twist. They nearly always appear in the legs due to the strain that the veins in your legs undergo over time due to the effects of walking,...
Why Use a Doppler On Your Feet

Why Use a Doppler On Your Feet

Before we look into why you should use a Doppler on your foot, first we need to look at what exactly it is. A Doppler is a form of ultrasound that uses sound waves to measure how blood is flowing through your arteries and veins. It does intend to find any issues with...
How does Plantar Fasciitis happen?

How does Plantar Fasciitis happen?

Plantar Fasciitis is a condition that caused inflammation of your plantar fascia, the part of your foot that connects your heel bone to your toes. Symptoms of this condition include things like pain around the heel and arch of the foot, this could be particularly...
What is Lymphoedema?

What is Lymphoedema?

Part of my job as a footcare practitioner is not only reactive and helping my clients when something happens. But also being proactive and informing the public about diseases/conditions that can affect your legs and feet. So that if you start to notice the symptom you...
Why Footcare Is Important for Your Overall Health

Why Footcare Is Important for Your Overall Health

Why Footcare Is Important for Your Overall Health You may not realise it, but your feet undergo a lot of stress and pressure daily. Especially in the modern day, with most of being busier and more active than ever before. However, at the same time, with all this...