What causes thickened toenails?

What causes thickened toenails?

Thickened toenails (onychauxis) can be caused by many different conditions.  For example injury, fungal infection, or through to old age. Here we’ll describe each of those conditions, their preventions, and the treatments. What are thickened toenails? Thickened...
Is your child suffering from foot pain?

Is your child suffering from foot pain?

Is your child suffering from foot pain? As a parent, it’s good to know the common problems that can occur with your children’s feet.  Here, we aim to give you the facts you need to know, enabling you to protect and care for the young ones in your life. What are...
15 Steps to Fabulous Summer Feet

15 Steps to Fabulous Summer Feet

Are your feet ready for summer? Shedding your shoes in the summer increases the odds of injury and infection. As for flip-flops, you need to wear them in moderation! Summer can be hard on your feet. The combination of heat, sun, and surf can take a toll on your...
How do you stop foot and toenail fungus?

How do you stop foot and toenail fungus?

Have you ever had toenail fungus or athlete’s foot?  If so, it probably wasn’t very pretty. It can send your nails looking yellow, thick, discoloured and the skin itchy and cracked. Thickened, fungal toenails can also cause discomfort when wearing shoes....