Swollen foot

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis

Sesamoiditis is of the small sesamoid bones under the base of the big toe. It is an overuse injury causing gradual pain in the forefoot. You are particularly at risk if you have had a …

Sesamoiditis Read More »

Jones fracture

Jones Fracture

Jones fracture is a fracture of the 5th metatarsal bone on the outside of the foot, which may occur through overuse, or following a severe ankle sprain. Signs & symptoms Breaking any bone is painful …

Jones Fracture Read More »

Gout

Gout

Gout is a form of arthritis caused by a build-up of uric acid within the body, which is a waste product of metabolism. It is more common in men aged 40-60 and symptoms normally appear …

Gout Read More »

Scroll to Top