How to treat and prevent fungal nail infections

How to treat and prevent fungal nail infections

Fungal nail infection (also called onychomycosis) is responsible for approximately 50% of all nail disease and in western countries it appears to be on the rise* due to our ageing populations and lifestyle changes. If you suspect you have fungal nail infection there...
5 tips for fungus-free feet this summer

5 tips for fungus-free feet this summer

Despite the fact that fungal nail infections are notoriously tricky to get rid of, they’re thankfully quite easy to avoid—if you know how, of course! Fungal infections are seriously easy to contract and super contagious, so it pays to have a few tips up your sleeve to...

Fungal toenails GONE FAST!

Fungal nails will soon become a thing of the past It is estimated that over 2 Million people in Australia suffer from Fungal toenails !  (that’s 10% of the Population).  So if you think your nails have a fungus you may well be right! Fungal nails can be...
A new treatment for Heel pain.

A new treatment for Heel pain.

Shock wave therapy is a relatively new treatment option used for musculoskeletal conditions. This treatment was initially seen in hospitals for “breaking down” kidney stones that were too large to pass. A Step Ahead Foot and Ankle care has found it particularly...