Physical Health

What to Expect at the Dentist Surgery

What to expect at the dentist:Once you have called and made the appointment, the receptionist will give you a time and date.  On your arrival the receptionist will ask you to take a seat in… More >


What is a verruca? A verruca is simply a wart that is usually found on the soles of your feet, though they can also appear around the toes. In the early stages, a verruca looks like a small… More >

Get tested

Why does eye care matter? By having a regular check-up and wearing glasses or contact lenses if you need them, you can prevent future problems with your eyes.Are eye tests free? If you are… More >

The Foot

Feet are one the most utilised parts of the human body. Our feet are constantly under stress as we go about our normal lives. Our feet work for us the whole day, whether we stand, play, run,… More >

The costs...

What about the cost of glasses? If you’re under 16 and have been tested on the NHS, you will get a voucher to help towards the cost of glasses. You will still be free to choose from a wide… More >

Shine those pearly whites

If you don’t look after your teeth, plaque can build up, which can lead to painful swelling and bleeding. By looking after your teeth and gums and visiting the dentist you can protect your t… More >

Sweaty Feet

Most of us have suffered from foot perspiration and odour from time to time, yet for some people, sweaty feet are a persistent problem which can be embarrassing and uncomfortable. Sweaty fe… More >

What foot type are you?

If you seem to have a biomechanical foot problem, determining your foot type is one of the first tests a foot specialist will carry out at your first appointment. To do this he/she would use… More >

Oral cancer

Oral cancer affects the nose, mouth and tongue. The two main causes of oral cancer are drinking alcohol and smoking cigarettes. Drinking alcohol can be fine in moderation, but if you’re bing… More >

Some Amazing Foot Facts!

Bigfoot The largest feet in the world belong to a Mr Matthew McGrory who lives in America whose feet are a whopping size 28! The 7ft4in resident of Florida, USA has to fork out a massive $2… More >

Decay away!

Tooth decay destroys the enamel on the tooth’s surface, which eventually collapses to form a cavity and the tooth is slowly destroyed. Sugar is one of the main causes of tooth decay, so too… More >