On world Diabetes Day we look into Diabetes Type 2 – what is it and how to manage it. What is it? When our pancreas dose not produce enough insulin / and or the body not working well enough to respond effectively to the insulin. As a result of this insulin resistance, the pancreas responds…

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We are excited to welcome Ricki to our ProMed family as part of the administration team. We thought we would ask a few questions so you can get to know her: 1. Where is your favourite travel destination? India 2. If you could be anyone, who would you be? Elizabeth Montgomery (Samantha) from bewitched 3.…

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Each month we like to share a little about one of our staff members so that you can get to know us behind the podiatry masks. This month we ask Raechel some tough questions! 1. What purchases of $100 or less has most positively impacted your life in the last six months? A vegie noodle…

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We like our clients to feel connected to our Podiatrists so this month we ask Vanessa a few tricky questions to give us some insight into what makes her tick! ‘What purchases of $100 or less has most positively impacted your life in the last six months?’ The Sunbeam milk frother. Tried every brand but…

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There are times of the year, winter in particular, where we need to increase our immunity to fight off the nasty colds and flu’s that are floating around (did someone say Coronavirus?). Certain foods contain vital nutrients that can boost your immune system, helping you avoid the doctor’s office and reducing the severity of your…

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Our feet are very important but are often taken for granted, in many cases resulting in injury. The arch is one structure that facilitates the transfer of weight from our heel to the toes with its main structure being the Plantar Fascia. Arch and Heel pain are the most common foot complaint experienced by thousands…

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Get to know a little more about our Podiatrist, Sarah Youngson. 1. Where is your favourite travel destination? I really enjoy the slower pace of the Sunshine Coast. I love being around anywhere with a beach. 2. If you could be anyone, who would you be? No-one. I’m pretty content with being me 🙂 3.…

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Get to know our Podiatrist Janine Frampton 1. Favourite holiday destination – anywhere the sun is shining and the ocean is lapping in the background – I can lie by the pool and drink cocktails all day. But on the flip side I can’t wait to have a white Christmas in Canada (this is on…

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The world as we know it has changed. People are scared and confused. But we are still open and here to help. Podiatry is considered an essential service and we are doing all we can to keep our valued ProMed clients and staff safe. Our dedicated team have all recently undertaken the government training on…

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