Podiatrist vs. Chiropodist…what’s the difference?


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One of the questions I am most frequently asked is “What is the difference between a Podiatrist and a Chiropodist?” The simple answer is that there is no significant difference between Chiropodists (pronounced: ‘ker-ro-po-dist’) and Podiatrists in Ontario. Both professions are regulated by the College of Chiropodists of Ontario and both must pass comprehensive board exams and provincial licensing exams to be licensed to practice.

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The Foot Clinic now comes to you


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HealthCasa is a comprehensive, mobile foot clinic that comes to you. With HealthCasa, you’re getting the high-quality products and services that you’d expect from a “traditional” foot clinic, without having to waste time driving to and from appointments or sitting in a crowded waiting room. You can have your appointments in the comfort and convenience of your own home or office, at a time that fits your schedule.

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How safe is your nail salon?


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Going for a pedicure should be a relaxing and luxurious experience. In order to make your experience a pleasant one, it is imperative to find a salon that is clean, hygienic and safe. If you choose a salon without first doing your research on its health and safety practices, you run the risk of contracting a serious infection. Luckily there are a number of ways to detect whether or not your nail salon is safe and some useful safety measures you can take to ensure your feet stay pretty and healthy, all summer long.

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Hello Summer


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After a long winter wearing heavy socks and thick boots, your feet may feel dry and unattractive. Now is the time to trade in your heavy winter clothes for fun, fresh summer attire and colourful sandals. Here are our top ten tips to help get your feet ready for the warm weather:

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