Marlborough Podiatry Clinic Articles
FOOT HEALTH DURING COVID LOCK DOWN!
Podiatry Clinics are closed except for emergencies. Home visits are not an option and beauty salons offering pedicures are also closed – so how do you look after your feet when you can not seek help from the professionals?
FUN FACTS ABOUT FEET
A quarter of the body’s bones are in your feet!! There are 52 of them! There are also 66 joints, 200 muscles, ligaments and tendons and some 25,000 sweat glands.
HOW TO HAVE HAPPY FEET!
Patients often say to me that they know very little about their feet or foot care, and how often, or when, they should have their feet professionally checked.
WHAT IS A PODIATRIST?
“What is the difference between a Chiropodist and a Podiatrist?” is one of the questions I am most frequently asked.
WHEN DID YOU LAST HAVE YOUR FEET CHECKED?
If like me the answer is “Never!” it wouldn’t come as a surprise to Christine Stiles of the Marlborough Podiatry Clinic.