Tales of foot surgery and big toe problems

Tales of foot surgery and big toe problems

My bunion story Backstory My bunion story starts at 9 years of age when my mother stopped me ballet dancing, as a local Chiropodist, we visited told her that it would probably increase the progression of my bunion ( likely inherited from my grandparents), due to the...
Pain with failed healing after injury

Pain with failed healing after injury

Seeking a reason for hidden pain  The author discusses his own clinical experience associated with the condition of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome which he calls ‘pain with failed healing after injury.’ We all know about pain – it hurts, but what if that...
The concept of diagnosis

The concept of diagnosis

The pond functions as organs of the body The concept of diagnosis makes for an interesting read. How does your physician make a diagnosis and what is he or she looking for. The main organs of the body include the Lungs, heart and kidneys which and are interconnected...
Old shoe new shoe

Old shoe new shoe

Death or regeneration? Do we keep an old shoe buy a new shoe and see the death of that old familiar, or is regeneration possible? Let’s look at the everyday shoe. That is the workhorse shoe. When should our old shoes be replaced with new shoes? If you are like...
Footwear can be tricky

Footwear can be tricky

Even when you specialise in foot health you can make mistakes While footwear can be tricky for some, the featured photo of The legendary Mistinguett, a French actress (1875-1956) c/o Kathy Thornburn 2017, has no such problem.  The specialist shop (1976) As a child of...