April 2015

The Most Common Cause of Foot Pain

Posted in April 30, 2015

Plantar fasciitis, the most common cause of heel pain in Singapore. It is the tearing and inflammation of plantar fascia, a ligament type structure in the foot. Most people with plantar fasciitis have pain when they take their first steps after they get out of bed or sit for a long time. The pain and stiffness may reduce after a few minutes but your foot may hurt more as the day goes on. It may hurt the most when you climb stairs or after you stand for a long time.

 

What is Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar Fasciitis is inflammation of the thick, fibrous band of tissue (''fascia'') that reaches from the heel to the toes, supporting the muscles and arch of the foot. When the plantar fascia is overly stretched...

 

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Arch Angel’s First “Foot Talk” in a Singapore School

Posted in April 14, 2015

Arch Angel is proud to conduct its first “foot talk” in a Singapore school on 30 March 2015.
Dunearn Secondary School had invited Arch Angel to conduct a school talk on foot care during their 
morning assembly period for all students ranging from secondary one to secondary five. A total of 1,100 
students and staff attended the talk.
The duration of the talk was 30 minutes and the talk covered the areas in foot bone structure, foot 
health and shoe fitting.  The talk was well-received and every student has gained

Arch Angel is proud to conduct its first “foot talk” in a Singapore school on 30 March 2015. 

Dunearn Secondary School had invited Arch Angel to conduct a school talk on foot care during their morning assembly period for all students ranging from secondary one to secondary five. A total of 1,100 students and staff attended the talk. 

The duration of the talk was 30 minutes and the talk covered the areas in foot bone structure, foot health and shoe fitting. The talk was well-received and every student has gained...

 

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Foot Health Awareness Month

Posted in April 7, 2015

 

 

 

In US, April is Foot Health Awareness Month. Apart from organizing health events to raise awareness of foot health in Singapore, some hospitals will also be celebrating Podiatry Day in April.

 

So, who are podiatrists and what do they do?

 

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