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Podiatry

What Are Foam Rollers Used For??

What Are Foam Rollers Used For? Foam rollers are a useful tool for preventing injury, improving recovery, mobility, flexibility, circulation, etc. They are useful for pre and post workout and can also be helpful for recreational or work-related stiffness and soreness. Most likely you have seen them around – at the gym, at your [...]

Nocturnal cramping

Nocturnal cramping Nighttime should be a time of rest and relaxation, however, for many people, it’s the time of the day when muscles begin to cramp. These night cramps, or nocturnal cramps, occur when muscles contract or spasm involuntarily, and as the name suggests – this generally occurs at night. [...]

Blisters

BLISTERS Unfortunately blisters are one of the most common injuries seen in sport. Occurring to around 33- 50% of the population WHAT CAUSES THEM? There is a common misconception that RUBBING causes blisters! But in fact it is more related to the shearing forces of soft tissue + bones inside our feet, rather than [...]