Diagnosis & Treatment

Browse the archives and discover how to stop painful foot blisters from ruining your favourite pursuits.

toe fit check standing on two different insoles - Hoka Gaviota and Brooks Ariel

Toe Fit Check: 2 Things Your Insole Can Tell You About Shoe Fit

Believe it or not, the insole of your shoe is a super helpful indicator of how well your shoes fit your toes. I still use this Toe Fit Check to show my clients whether their blisters, callouses, co...

netball foot injuries

Foot Blisters In Netball

New research has explored foot problems reported by male and female netball players. This article highlights foot blisters in netball.

Covid toe images

Covid Toe - Not Blisters, More Like Chilblains

Dr John Campbell updates us on the condition known as Covid toe, based on the most recent study from France. Here's what they look like.

blisters on tips of toes

Blisters On Tips Of Toes: Causes, Prevention, And Treatment

Rather than your toes hitting the end of your shoe, blisters on tips of toes have more to do with your toes bending over so the toe tip becomes weightbearing.

bunions and blisters

Bunions And Blisters: A Comprehensive Guide

Bunions are a striking foot deformity. Unsurprisingly, bunions and blisters often go together - in certain shoes and with increased activity.

cutting holes in running shoes for toe blisters

Cutting Holes In Running Shoes To Relieve Blisters

In ultramarathon running, feet swell and toes can blister, badly. This article shows how cutting holes in running shoes can help you can stay in the race.

thick toenail with fungal infection before trimming

Thick Toenails: Cause, Symptoms & Treatment

It only takes one episode of trauma to the right (or should I say wrong) part of your toe and you’ll be stuck with thick toenail (onychauxis) for life.

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