Find out about conditions that affect your feet and discover the treatments for those conditions.
Athlete's foot Athlete's foot is a fungal skin infection that is also known as tinea pedis. It commonly causes skin itch, especially between the toes.
Blisters A blister is a lump filled with fluid that appears when the skin's outer layer is injured. Find out the common causes and what to do when you have a blister.
Bunions A bunion is a swelling, usually over the joint between the big toe and the rest of the foot. It is one of the more painful conditions to affect feet.
Bunions cause more than foot pain Bunions (hallux valgus) may lead to low back, hip and knee, as well as foot, pain, and significantly affect general health, vitality, social function and mental health, a study shows.
Chilblains The basic cause of chilblains is sensitivity to cold. Find out more about the symptoms and how to treat chilblains.
Children's foot health Tips for taking care of your child`s feet. Information about babies' and toddlers' feet, walking, normal development and problems, choosing shoes and more.
Don't live with foot pain Only 2 out of 5 people who suffered foot pain in the past 12 months sought professional treatment, according to research released by the Australasian Podiatry Council recently.
Feet facts Here are 10 fast facts about your feet, including information on foot pain, heel pain, stress fractures of the feet and growing pains in the feet and legs.
Foot Health Month Foot Health Month is an initiative of the Australasian Podiatry Council to promote foot health in the community.
Foot problems: treatment A number of different products are available for the treatment of smelly feet, athlete's foot, and other foot problems such as corns, calluses, verrucae and warts.
Fungal nail problems Fungal nail infections: who is at risk, what are the symptoms, how are they treated and how to prevent fungal infections.
Heel pain Heel pain is most commonly caused by plantar fasciitis, an inflammatory condition of the sole of the foot.
Heel spurs A heel spur is a pointed bony outgrowth of the heel bone. They can occur under the heel bone on the sole of the foot where they are associated with plantar fasciitis.
Leg ache One of the more serious causes of leg pain is intermittent claudication. Find out more about this condition.
Paronychia Paronychia is an inflammation of the skin bordering a fingernail or toenail. This inflammation can be classified as acute or chronic, depending on your symptoms, the cause of the inflammation and how long you have had it.
Pigeon toes Many children have intoeing, or 'pigeon toes', a condition in which the feet point inward.
Raynaud's disease Raynaud`s disease causes spasm of the arteries leading to fingers and toes, which causes them to feel numb and cold and turn white, blue and red then tingle and feel painful.
Restless legs syndrome Restless legs syndrome causes unpleasant sensations and symptoms in a person's legs compelling them to move and making it difficult to sleep.
Sclerotherapy Sclerotherapy is a useful treatment for unwanted, visible spider veins and varicose veins.
Support stockings Support stockings help with tired, aching and swollen legs as well as varicose veins and leg ulcers.
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