It’s Wound Awareness Week!!

FOOT & LEG ULCERS Unfortunately in Australia wounds are becoming more and more prevalent. Foot and leg ulcers are 'open' sores caused by a break in the skin barrier which doesn't heal properly. Ulcers require immediate treatment as poor healing can lead to nasty things such as infection or even worse - amputation! Ulcers [...]

It’s Arthritis Awareness Month!!

What is Osteoarthritis? A condition that effects whole joints where bone, cartilage, ligaments and muscles can be effected by inflammation causing pain and stiffness. Osteoarthritis (OA) does not have to occur bilaterally and is often seen in hips, knees, fingers and the big toe. Risk factors for OA include: - Being overweight - Previous [...]