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November

How Methyl Salicylate Works

What is methyl salicylate, and does it work?

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You limp into the pharmacy or the shops, most staff will point you to the direction of products like Dencorub or Metsal. Both products have the same telltale smell, the smell of wintergreen oil. Wintergreen is an extract of a plant call Gaultheria procumbens, but birch trees also produce the same compound. As it is easier and cheaper to produce in the laboratory, Methyl Salicylic Acid (or Methyl salicylate) is now a synthetic product. In heat rubs, the few common friends of the

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November

Have You Heard? We are Offering Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT)

History of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT)

Before it is a great tool to help with musculoskeletal problems such as  heel pain, tennis elbow and injuries, urologists use this therapy to help break the kidney stones into smaller pieces. Using a high- energy wave to generate waves of water that could break the stones, the doctors have been using ESWT for more than ten years. Eventually, more and more specialists wants to have a try at it, and the orthopedics department had tried to use it to remove a heel spur.

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10

November

Shoe Myth

You Don’t Have To Break Into New Shoes

There are a lot of remedies and tips on how you can make your new shoes more comfortable to wear, from putting ice to stretch out the leather to wear the heels indoors until your new shoes feel comfortable, these hints serve to help stop feet pain in your new fashionable footwear. Unfortunately, these tips are wrong in one important point: shoes do not need breaking into.

Shoe that Fits the Feet

A pair of good quality shoes will fit since the day you put

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03

November

The 3 Mistakes You are Making With Your feet

You get out limping from your bed, and sometimes you dread it when the kids want to go out for a walk. Our feet are the our main mode of transport, we constantly use it to get from one place to another. Essentially, there are three common mistakes that you make that can adversely affect the condition of your feet.

Wearing Bad Footwear

Our feet is one of the most important parts of our body, but unlike our hands, we do not always notice when our feet are in rough shape. You

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27

October

Are You Summer Ready?

Are You Summer Ready?

We are happy to tell the world that we have the new Vionic Beach range of flip- flops. These are different than your Havaianas thongs, because they are better. These Vionic Beach are made to walk on soft surfaces such as sand, but have mechanically correct heel elevation and contour, so your feet can still have support when you walk.

Designed to look like you are just going out for a walk, these Vionic ranges secretly provide you with arch elevation, in contrast to the ones that lay flat.

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20

October

Back Pain Unexplained- Is it Your Legs?

Back Pain Unexplained, Could be Your Legs

The scans of your back comes back normal, and your doctor frequently prescribes pain medication for your lower back pain. Lower back pain affects your daily life, as it limits your ability to move around. There is one more thing you can do for yourself: visit a podiatrist.

The Bone Connection

Our body is linked via our bones, from our head to our toes. If there is nothing wrong with your back or spine, it could well be your feet that is the problem. Conditions like

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13

October

Custom Orthotics Walkerville | Adelaide Podiatrist

Custom Orthotics Walkerville, Adelaide

Orthotic devices can greatly enhance your standard of living whether it be a solution to pain or prevention of future issues. Our Adelaide Podiatrists offer custom orthotics for local [Suburbresidents.

Research studies have found that 85% of patients who receive orthotic therapy for relevant injuries report an improvement to complete resolution of pain.

Adelaide Podiatry Centre’s orthotics are unique arch supports, custom designed for individual feet utilizing the most cutting edge technology.

Advanced Technology Means less costly Orthotics

Our 3D orthotic devices are laser manufactuered and there are two benefits from

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13

October

Onychocryptosis

Onychocryptosis- Ingrown Nail

Onychocryptosis is the medical term for a common condition you know as ingrown nails. Where a spike or serrated edge of a nail has pierced the skin alongside, causing a painful inflammatory condition. As the skin has been pierced open, the area becomes very susceptible to infection. This condition commonly occurs on the big toe, although other nails can be affected.

Symptoms

When the nail grows into the side, the area may become inflamed. Typical symptoms of inflammation are redness, swelling and pain. Your toe may look shiny and hot,

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12

October

Custom Orthotics Medindie | Adelaide Podiatrist

Custom Orthotics Medindie, Adelaide

Orthotic devices can greatly enhance your standard of living whether it be a solution to pain or prevention of future issues. Our Adelaide Podiatrists offer custom orthotics for local [Suburbresidents.

Research studies have found that 85% of patients who receive orthotic therapy for relevant injuries report an improvement to complete resolution of pain.

Adelaide Podiatry Centre’s orthotics are unique arch supports, custom designed for individual feet utilizing the most cutting edge technology.

Advanced Technology Means less costly Orthotics

Our 3D orthotic devices are laser manufactuered and there are two benefits from

Read more

11

October

Custom Orthotics St Peters | Adelaide Podiatrist

Custom Orthotics St Peters, Adelaide

Orthotic devices can greatly enhance your standard of living whether it be a solution to pain or prevention of future issues. Our Adelaide Podiatrists offer custom orthotics for local [Suburbresidents.

Research studies have found that 85% of patients who receive orthotic therapy for relevant injuries report an improvement to complete resolution of pain.

Adelaide Podiatry Centre’s orthotics are unique arch supports, custom designed for individual feet utilizing the most cutting edge technology.

Advanced Technology Means less costly Orthotics

Our 3D orthotic devices are laser manufactuered and there are two benefits

Read more