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chiropody:

see podiatrypodiatry
, science concerned with disorders, diseases, and deformities of the feet, also called chiropody. Podiatrists treat such common conditions as bunions, corns and calluses, and ingrown toenails.
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The entrepreneur, 23, who started up Newcastle-based Absoleute Podiatry last year, has become visiting chiropodist for Northumberland baby accessory company Tommee Tippee.
I WENT to a chiropodist for treatment and she cut my foot by mistake.
The result is that current students of the school, and some already qualified, will not be able to call themselves chiropodists at the end of their courses.
Initially, the tool is being used by occupational therapists, physiotherapists, chiropodists and podiatrists but all AHPs will be able to use it once they can demonstrate skill competence and expertise in using such a report.
For everyday use, the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists recommends a thick heel height of 3cm.
The lack of heel and strap means they should only be worn for short periods, according to the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists.
But the summer doesn''t have to be scary if you start looking after your feet, says the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists.
LONDON, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Health unions representing 200,000 healthcare scientists, health visitors, speech and language therapists, clinical psychologists, chaplains, mental health nurses, skilled support staff in maintenance and estates, midwives, physiotherapists, radiographers, chiropodists, orthoptists, dietitians and clinical scientists have issued the following statement in response to a multi year pay offer for NHS staff:
Sybil and Fred have two sons, Ian and Adrian, who are both chiropodists.
Last week, the Sunday Mercury told how students paying up to pounds 2,500 to train as selfemployed chiropodists could be left with diplomas hardly worth the paper they are printed on.