Monthly Archives: February 2023

How do deal with stubborn plantar warts?

Plantar warts are a type of skin infection that occurs on the soles of the feet, resulting from the human papillomavirus (HPV). These warts can be painful, unsightly, and even debilitating, affecting a person’s ability to walk or engage in physical activities. Plantar warts are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which enters the skin […]

Why are my Fungal Toenails not Improving?

Fungal toenails, also known as onychomycosis, is a common condition affecting millions of people worldwide. It is caused by a fungus that grows on the toenail and the surrounding skin, leading to discolouration, thickening, and even separation of the toenail from the nail bed. There are several factors that increase the risk of developing fungal […]

Why Am I Getting such Sore Heels in the Morning?

One of the most common conditions presenting at podiatry clinics is heel pain, especially in the mornings when first stepping out of bed. The most common condition responsible for this pain is plantar fasciitis. This condition involves inflammation at the front of the heel bone where the muscles and tendons of the arch attach. Generally […]