Podiatry @ Belmont Blog

OUR GEELONG PODIATRISTS TALK ABOUT CHILBLAINS.

May 24, 2021

OUR GEELONG PODIATRISTS TALK ABOUT CHILBLAINS.   The weather is changing, and cold mornings are upon us.  It is tempting to place our feet in front of a heater or use an electric blanket to warm them up.  These changes in extreme temperatures can lead to the formation of chilblains.  Chilblains present as red, itchy...

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Geelong Podiatrists celebrate Foot Health Week 2020

October 19, 2020

  This year’s Foot Health Week campaign ran from October 12th – 18th, encouraging people to get back on track – “fit feet for a better you”. This year, the global pandemic has impacted Australians immensely, and the aim of the campaign was to promote foot health, thereby encouraging better overall health outcomes for Australians....

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OUR GEELONG PODIATRISTS TALK ABOUT FOOT PAIN.

February 26, 2020

Are you experiencing pain in your feet or lower limbs? Sometimes foot pain can have causes that aren’t due to underlying disease.  Injury, overuse or conditions causing inflammation involving any of the bones, ligaments or tendons in the foot can cause foot pain. There are many causes of inflammatory pain which can include; Plantar heel...

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