Nurses

How do I prevent an achilles injury?

February 28, 2019

The achilles tendon is one of the largest and strongest tendons in the human body, and can tolerate loads far beyond our own body weight. The achilles tendon is a continuation of two muscles – the Gastrocnemius and Soleus, they are collectively known as the ‘calf’. The achilles attaches onto the back of the calcaneus...


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What are the best shoes for nurses? Podiatrist explains…

July 31, 2018

What are the best shoes for nurses? We see and help lots of nurses in the clinic… lots of them with tired, sore, painful and achy feet! Some of the nurses we see are younger and some are in the back ends of their careers…. All of them have one thing in common. They are...


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What is nailKalm?

May 21, 2018

We know you don’t want to talk about it. But we need to discuss the funny colouring on your nails. You know, the crumbly thickness that know one seems to know what to do with? Well there is a name for it and there is a new treatment available at Pro Feet Podiatry! Onychomycosis (fungal...


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