Welcome to the Warley Grange Health Blog! Here you can find all the latest news from WGH and stay up to date on the latest podiatry topics, including health advice, useful information and tips on foot care. If there is anything you would like to see please feel free to contact us.

Smoking and your Feet

Around 5.5 million people in the UK smoke, and although people know that smoking is bad for their health, it can be very difficult to quit. Smoking has detrimental effects on the body and this includes the feet. Smoking causes an increased risk of blood clots in the legs and Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD). PVDContinue reading “Smoking and your Feet”

Back To School

It’s almost that time of year again… back to school time! As our children get ready to go back to school, many of them will have spent the summer in sandals and not had shoes on their feet for some weeks.  Getting new shoes for school is an age-old tradition that can fill a parentContinue reading “Back To School”

Why you don’t need to be embarrassed by your foot problems

Ingrown toenails, cracked heels, unsightly toenails, verrucae…  There are a number of foot problems that have a tendency to make people feel embarrassed. If you have an issue with your feet that makes you self-conscious, you will probably rather keep it a secret rather than seek expert help from a podiatrist. Unfortunately, ignoring the problemContinue reading “Why you don’t need to be embarrassed by your foot problems”

Important Covid-19 Update

Please take note of our new regulations regarding Covid-19 To all our patients, We hope you are keeping safe and well during these difficult times. We have a few changes we would like to bring to your attention. 1. The wearing of face masks in clinic is now mandatory. Should you not bring your own,Continue reading “Important Covid-19 Update”

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