Province Funds Casts to Treat Diabetic Foot Ulcers

By | 2017-12-04T15:40:58+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Health, News|

The Government of Ontario Improves Wound Care for Patients with Diabetes Elio's Foot Comfort Centre applauds the  announcement. Ontario is covering the cost of specialized casts to provide more support for patients with diabetic foot ulcers. Wound care devices, which include removable, non-removable and total contact foot casts, can significantly improve patients' quality of [...]

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How Diabetes Affects Feet

By | 2017-08-31T21:07:02+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Health, News|

How diabetes affects feet is a focus of Elio's team of experts. Elio’s staff advises our patients living with diabetes to focus on footcare as a daily activity. Statistics show approximately 2.3 million Canadians currently live with diabetes. The data also shows 14 to 24 per cent of diabetics are at risk of [...]

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Diabetic Foot Care Niagara | Chiropodist Tips

By | 2017-08-02T16:40:57+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Foot Care Tips, Health, News|

Diabetic Foot Care Niagara | Diabetes and Your Feet By Nida Ahmed Chiropodist, Elio's Foot Comfort Centre Diabetic foot care is important at Elio's. Feet are the foundation of the body, and endure a lot of pressure every day from walking and standing. However, most of society tends to forget the importance of [...]

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Diabetic Foot | Neuropathy | Nerve Damage Treatment

By | 2017-07-18T15:57:48+00:00 October 1st, 2016|Foot Care Tips, Health, News|

Diabetic Foot Neuropathy ( Nerve Damage) By Jake Cahoon, Canadian Certified Pedorthist, Elio’s Foot Comfort Centre Problem:  Like many other patients at Elio’s Foot Comfort Centre, Fred is diabetic and developed neuropathy (nerve damage), which left him with poor sensation in the feet.  A difficult combination of a prominent bone in his forefoot, poor [...]

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Scoliosis | Spinal Stenosis Solution

By | 2017-07-25T13:55:30+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Foot Care Tips, Health, News|

By Ashley Steele, Certified Canadian Pedorthist, Elio’s Foot Comfort Centre. Problem: Gloria, a patient at Elio’s Foot Comfort Centre, suffered constant pain on the entire right side of her lower body, from the foot to the knee and into the hip. She was diagnosed with scoliosis and spinal stenosis a few years ago. Extensive [...]

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