Posts tagged blog
Spotlight on Achilles Tendinitis

Tendons are the thick cords of tissue that connect muscles to bone. When tendons become inflamed they can cause pain and swelling. Achilles Tendinitis is the inflammation of the tendon that connects the calf muscle to the back of the heel bone. Find out more about the cause, symptoms, treatment options and prevention strategies.

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Diabetic Neuropathy – Why Do My Feet Hurt?

Ever wonder why Diabetic Foot Assessments are required? How does Diabetes affect your foot health? What does it have to do with Podiatry?

Diabetic Neuropathy simply put is a loss of protective sensation resulting from damage to the nerves over time. Approximately half the patients with diabetes will experience neuropathy. We explore the different types of Diabetic Neuropathy and what causes it as well as the treatment options and resources available to you.

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