Foot Health

Working feet -
A practice guide to looking after your feet at work Verrucae/Plantar Warts leaflet
'Working feet' was the theme for 2007 year's Feet for Life Month. The booklet features foot health advice on caring for working feet including how to look out for telltale signs of problems, when to seek the help of a podiatrist and choosing the best safety shoes
Verrucae/Plantar Warts leaflet download
Verrucae/Plantar Warts are warts that can be found anywhere on the foot but commonly occur on the soles of the feet
Looking out for Children's Feet -
PDF of Brochure
Maintaining and caring for a child's feet will benefit their health, mobility and wellbeing throughout their entire lives
Ingrowing toenails leaflet download
An ingrowing toenail is one that pierces the flesh of the toe
Footwear leaflet -
A guide to choosing the best shoes for your feet
This guide shows you what to look for when buying shoes, the best types of shoes for particular occasions and also a word about keeping your feet healthy throughout your lifetime
Footcare for people with diabetes download
Diabetes may affect your feet in a number of ways and in some cases can lead to serious complications
Blisters download
'Blisters are painful, fluid-filled lesions, often caused by friction and pressure. The most common cause is repeated rubbing from Ill-fitting footwear and socks, and excessive moisture between the foot and the sock
A Guide to Podiatry download
What is podiatry and what does a podiatrist do and how do you contact one?
A guide to heel pain -
free leaflet to download
Heel pain may be caused by a number of different problems; for effective treatment you need to know the cause
Manitoba Association of Podiatrists - Foot Health