News / Blog

Below are articles on interesting activities and events undertaken or attended by members of The Footcare Centre team.

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Practice Accreditation – 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have again retained our accredited practice status to the College of Podiatry which lasts for the next two...
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Foot Health Month

It’s that time of year again, where as a practice dedicated to foot health, we would like to make everyone aware that our feet are...
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Painful Neuropathy

Damage to the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) or the peripheral nervous system (nerves leaving the spinal cord) can cause pain, in other...
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Sensory Neuropathy – Diabetes

What is neuropathy? The brain sends messages to every part of our body and vice versa via the nervous system. When the nerves are affected...
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Chronic Venous Insufficiency

This blog discusses what chronic venous insufficiency is and what you can do to help manage it. Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI) is the poor functioning...
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Winter at The Footcare Centre

Happy 2018 from The Footcare Centre!!! After a relaxing and enjoyable Christmas spent with family and friends, and a great and healthy start to 2018,...
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What are Chilblains?

At this time of year the cold weather can have many effects on us as well as colds and lingering coughs that many of us...
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Tristan’s Trip to Canada

Just recently, I had the privilege of being whisked away by Stuart Berry & Des Armstrong for a trip to visit The Footcare Centre’s Office ...
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The Footcare Centre attends the Annual College of Podiatry Conference

This year’s 2017 Annual College of Podiatry Conference was held in Liverpool from the 16th to 18th of November. All of the podiatrists...
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Stuart Berry & Des Armstrong gain Canadian Citizenship

Many of our patients will recall the directors of The Footcare Centre, moved to Canada back in 2012. They set up a new branch of...
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Care of your feet

In the interest of promoting good foot health, we thought we would put together this blog with a few pointers that everyone can follow to...
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80% Of Diabetic Foot Amputations Avoidable

This blog discusses the recent news coverage and rise in lower limb amputations in patients with diabetes in the UK and how foot pressure plate ...
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Peroneals

This blog discusses a brief overview of the structure function and action of the peroneal tendons. The peroneals refer to a muscle group located on...
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Compartment Syndrome

Compartment syndrome is a condition seen at The Footcare Centre especially amongst patients who do repetitive exercise. It is a condition that is often misdiagnosed...
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David Good Attends College of Podiatry Conference- Glasgow 2016

As you can see from Nikki’s recent blog post that the team of Podiatrists including the Directors from The Footcare Centre attended our annual conference...
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