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June 12, 2018

What Every Runner Needs to Know About Pronation

From the Runners World news article: If you’re a runner who has ever seen a podiatrist or sports medicine doctor, gone to physical therapy, or even just shopped for running shoes, chances are that you’ve heard the term pronation. But what does this mean and […]
June 11, 2018
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Eight recovery tools for rehabbing runners

From the running magazine news article: Runners benefit greatly from regular massage and physiotherapy, but time and money constraints can make frequent appointments impractical. Still, there are some excellent recovery tools that can be invaluable for the aches and pains that come up during training. […]
June 7, 2018
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What are your foot problems trying to tell you?

From the woman and home article: We probably don’t give our tootsies the care and attention they deserve – and need. So what better time to start keeping our feet in tip-top condition than Foot Health Month, which takes place this month, throughout June 2018? […]
May 24, 2018

The Wrong Footwear Could Be Worsening Your Health

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, ON (May 24, 2018) — Are you wearing the wrong shoes? If you are, you could be significantly reducing your quality of life without even realizing it. All footwear alters the shape of our feet, but studies have shown that poor […]
May 17, 2018

Foot Health Awareness Month: Arthritis of the Foot

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2018 (Toronto, ON) – Leonardo da Vinci considered the human foot to be a marvel of engineering. But even these marvels of engineering are not immune to the ravages of time, use, and disease – and arthritis in the foot […]
May 10, 2018

Foot Clinics Offer Free Help For Seniors

From the CKPGToday news article: Two feet and a heartbeat can’t get you very far if you’re not taking care of your feet. The Advanced Foot Care course is a continuing education program for registered or licensed practical nurses. It’s a seven-day course that students […]
May 8, 2018

Media release: Amputations due to diabetes can be prevented

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James Hill, DPM FACFAS President, Canadian Podiatric Medical Association 1-888-220-3338 Diabetes patients urged to take simple precautions to help save their feet during Foot Health Awareness Month and beyond Windsor, ON, May 8, 2018 – Taking a minute or two every […]
May 3, 2018

Creative Shoe Lacing Helps Ease Foot Pain

From the Chicago Health Online news article: Foot pain might stem from any of a variety of issues, such as bunions, hammertoes, corns, calluses, ingrown nails, pinched nerves or neuromas, and heel pain from plantar fasciitis. Many of these problems can be aggravated by improperly […]
May 1, 2018

Media Advisory: Foot Health Awareness Month 2018

Media Advisory May 01, 2018 Today kicks off Foot Health Awareness Month in Canada. Feet are both a critical component and gauge of our well-being, and yet, they rarely cross people’s minds — unless they are in pain. Foot Health Awareness Month aims to change […]
May 1, 2018

Media release: Foot Health Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Toronto, ON, May 1, 2018) — Feet are both a critical component of, and a sensitive gauge of our current health status, yet people tend to overlook them until they are in pain. May is Foot Health Awareness Month, a good time […]