Ayres Podiatry

Tel: 07795 008 917
Navigation Menu

Basic hygiene to avoid foot infections.

Basic hygiene to avoid foot infections.

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in Blog, Footcare, Summer Feet | 0 comments

Basic hygiene to avoid foot infections.   Communal changing rooms, showers and pool sides are a hot spot for viral infections such as verruca and fungal infections such as athletes foot. Here are some very simple ways to avoid this type of infection and keep your feet happy:   1. Wear flip flops, these will put a barrier between your skin and...

Read More

Congleton Carnival Feet

Congleton Carnival Feet

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014 in Blog, Events, Footcare | 0 comments

Congleton Carnival Feet Congleton Carnval runs from Friday 11th to Sunday 13th. Are your feet ready for the carnival and ready for summer? Will you be embarrassed about the appearance of your feet this summer or will your feet ache or be painful walking round town? Many people dont think about their feet. They just put their shoes on then their feet are...

Read More

Treating Fungal Nails

Treating Fungal Nails

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Blog, Footcare | 0 comments

Treating Fungal Nails   Fungal nails are a very common foot complaint which people get very embarrassed about.  Onychomychosis accounts for 50% of all nail conditions and affects 10% of all adults.   It is caused by the same fungus as athletes foot which means if you have athletes foot you are very prone to fungal nails.  The most...

Read More

Foot Health Talks April-May

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in Blog, Events, Footcare | 0 comments

Due to the success of January’s foot health presentation I have been invited to carry out 3 further talks for Cheshire East Carers Support group.   The dates and locations are as follows:   Congleton, Wednesday 2nd April 11:00-12:00 New Life Church View Larger     Crewe, Monday 10th April 12:00-14:00 Crewe Carers Centre, Mirion...

Read More

Autumn Feet

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in Footcare | 0 comments

Autumn Feet   At this time of year the weather changes, the temperature drops and sandals go back in the cupboard.  Out come the warmer shoes and foot problems change from unsightly, dry cracked heels and nails to painful hard skin, corns, ingrowing nails and athletes foot. 5 Top Tips to avoid Autumn foot problems.   Make sure your shoes fit...

Read More

Festival Feet

Festival Feet

Posted by on Jul 19, 2013 in Footcare | 0 comments

What do the 2 groups of people in the picture below have in common? Answer: Both are at risk of immersion foot.   Immersion foot was first described in Napoleons army in 1812 and was a major problem for soldiers in the 1st world war, and Vietnam war. In recent years trench foot has appeared at festivals as a result of cold, wet and muddy conditions...

Read More