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... Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Crush Injuries Diabetic Foot Flat Feet Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Spurs Infections Ingrown Toenails Injuries Metatarsalgia Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis Poor Circulation Warts   Other Diagnosis and Special Treatment of: Plantar Fasciitis—treatments with Heel Spur Surgery...

Shockwave Therapy in the works for Triathlete’s Plantar Fasciitis
...” Shockwave therapy is just one of several options available as treatment for plantar fasciitis...

October Articles 2014
... By forcing the toes into a small toe box, and putting a great deal of pressure on the ball of the foot, high-heels can cause or worsen many foot problems, such as corns, hammertoe, bunions, Morton’s neuroma and plantar fasciitis...

Comfortable High Heels Created by Former Surgeon and Architect
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

November Articles 2014
...Another common running injury is known as plantar fasciitis, which occurs when the bone in the foot becomes inflamed and irritated...

Wearing the Wrong Fitting Running Shoe Can Cause Serious Injury
...Wearing an incompatible running shoe can create hip, knee, and back pain and can induce injuries such as Achilles tendonitis and plantar fasciitis...

December Articles 2014
...   Plantar Fasciitis Recently, a groundbreaking study concluded that their treatment combining ultrasound with steroid injections was 95% effective in the treatment of plantar fasciitis...

Tips to Manage and Prevent Heel Pain
...One of the most common forms of heel pain is plantar fasciitis, inflammation of the band of tissue in the sole that extends to the heels...

Atlanta Hawks’ Rookie Affected by Plantar Fasciitis for Second Time
Atlanta Hawks’ rookie Adreian Payne recently missed the season opening game due to his second battle with plantar fasciitis...

February Articles 2015
... The extra pressure and stress placed on muscles, joints, and tendons in the feet by extra body weight can also trigger plantar fasciitis...

Obesity Causing Limb Amputation Epidemic in Scotland
... Plantar fasciitis – Pressure and stress that is placed on muscles, joints, and tendons can trigger plantar fasciitis, which is an inflammation of tissue that forms along the bottom of the foot...

Proper Supportive Footwear can Prevent Long Term Foot Problems
...Often time many common foot problems such as plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, and hammertoes occur because of ill-fitting and unsupportive footwear...

CJ Miles Discusses His Use of Orthotics for Sore Flat Feet
...These high quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and more severe heel pain...

April Articles 2015
...Plantar fasciitis, another common running injury, also occurs as a result of inflammation and irritation; in this case, an inflammation and irritation of the bone in the foot...

Tips to avoid Running Injuries during Training
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

June Articles 2015
Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Relieves Heel Pain A new treatment option which combines ultrasound waves and steroid injections was found to be effective in patients suffering from plantar fasciitis, according to a groundbreaking study from the University of Genoa in Italy...

Start Up Aims to Make Orthotics Trendy
...These high quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and more severe heel pain...

Yoga Stretches Helpful in Relieving Plantar Fasciitis Pain
Michele Fife of WOTV 4 has come up with a few a few yoga tips to help reduce pain caused by plantar fasciitis...

July Articles 2015
... By putting a great deal of pressure on the ball of the foot, by forcing the toes into a small toe box, high-heels can cause or may worsen many foot problems, such as corns, hammertoe, bunions, Morton’s neuroma and plantar fasciitis...

Bryce Dallas Howard of Jurassic World had to Strengthen Ankles to Run in High Heels
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

August Articles 2015
... In short, giving the feet a good workout every now and then is important in order to avoid problems such as plantar fasciitis, as well as to warm-up or cool-down after running or vigorous walking...

September Articles 2015
...The most common foot and ankle injuries suffered by people involved in sport are plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains and Achilles tendon damage or ruptures...

Washington Redskins Lose Niles Paul due to Fractured Ankle
...Common injuries and conditions athletes face, including: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciosis Achilles Tendinitis Achilles Tendon Rupture Ankle Sprains Sports-related injuries are commonly treated using the RICE method...

Woman Receives Shockwave Therapy for Bunion Pain
... Shockwave therapy is a treatment commonly used to treat various injuries and conditions, particularly plantar fasciitis in the feet...

October Articles 2015
...Heel spurs are often associated with plantar fasciitis...

Donald Trump Blames Lack of Military Experience on Heel Spurs
...One of the main associations spurs are related to is plantar fasciitis...

DECEMBER ARTICLES 2015
... In short, giving the feet a good workout every now and then is important in order to avoid problems such as plantar fasciitis, as well as to warm-up or cool-down after running or vigorous walking...

Changing Your Shoes for the Season
...These high quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and more severe heel pain...

JANUARY ARTICLES 2016
...The most common foot and ankle injuries suffered by people involved in sports are plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains and Achilles tendon damage or ruptures...

Denver Broncos’s David Bruton Jr. Plays With Fractured Fibula
...Common injuries and conditions athletes face, including: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciosis Achilles Tendinitis Achilles Tendon Rupture Ankle Sprains Sports-related injuries are commonly treated using the RICE method...

February Articles 2016
... One of the main causes of heel pain is a condition known as plantar fasciitis...

Addressing Your Heel Pain
... Causes of Heel Pain ● Heel pain is often associated with plantar fasciitis...

March Articles 2016
...Plantar fasciitis, another common running injury, also occurs as a result of inflammation and irritation...

New Study Suggests Motion Control Shoes to Help Prevent Running Injuries
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

May Articles 2016
...   Plantar Fasciitis The plantar fascia is a connective tissue in the heel that stretches across the bottom length of your foot...

Causes of Plantar Fasciitis
There are many different causes of plantar fasciitis, many of which can be addressed by proper arch supports or custom orthotics...

June Articles 2016
...Plantar fasciitis, another common running injury, also occurs as a result of inflammation and irritation...

Proper Technique is Important in Preventing Running Injuries
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

September Articles 2016
...These include corns, hammertoe, bunions, Morton’s neuroma and plantar fasciitis...

High Heels May Negatively Impact Foot Health
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

October Articles 2016
...Plantar fasciitis, another common running injury, also occurs as a result of inflammation and irritation...

Plantar Fasciitis 101
Plantar fasciitis is caused when the arch of the foot becomes inflamed...

Running Means Higher Risk of Injury than Walking
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

79 Percent of Runners Experience a Foot Injury
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

November Articles 2016
...The most common foot and ankle injuries suffered by people involved in sports are plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains and Achilles tendon damage or ruptures...

What Do Podiatrists Treat?
...Various foot problems that many people experience and that a podiatrist can treat include plantar fasciitis, ingrown toenails, bunions, hammertoes, and flat feet...

Kyle Crutchmer Recovering from Right Foot Injury
...Common injuries and conditions athletes face, including: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciosis Achilles Tendinitis Achilles Tendon Rupture Ankle Sprains Sports-related injuries are commonly treated using the RICE method...

December Articles 2016
... Plantar Fasciitis One of the main causes of heel pain is a condition known as plantar fasciitis...

How to Tell If You Have Plantar Fasciitis
If you’re experiencing stiffness and pain in the soles of your feet that typically becomes more prominent during the mornings, you may have plantar fasciitis...

Benefits of Custom Orthotics
...These high quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and more severe heel pain...

A Common Cause of Chronic Heel Pain
...For many common cases of chronic heel pain, plantar fasciitis is the underlying culprit; plantar fasciitis affects all types of people, though most commonly active men between the ages of 40 and 70...

January Articles 2017
...These include corns, hammertoe, bunions, Morton’s neuroma and plantar fasciitis...

High Heels Lead To Pain, Discomfort
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

February Articles 2017
...The most common foot and ankle injuries suffered by people involved in sports are plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains and Achilles tendon damage or ruptures...

Hard Surfaces Contribute to Foot and Ankle Injuries
...Fast and rough movements can contribute to foot and ankle injuries such as plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains, stress fractures, bone spurs, and Achilles tendon issues...

March Articles 2017
... In short, giving the feet a good workout every now and then is important in order to avoid problems such as plantar fasciitis...

May Articles 2017
... In short, giving the feet a good workout every now and then is important in order to avoid problems such as plantar fasciitis...

Strengthening Your Soles to Prevent Running Injuries
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

Simple Exercises for easing Foot Pain
Foot pain is something that may plague any active adult, often manifesting in the form of plantar fasciitis or Achilles tendonitis...

Why You Should Avoid Wearing Flip-Flops
...As a result, you may suffer from issues such as plantar fasciitis and stress fractures...

September Articles 2017
...   Plantar Fasciitis The plantar fascia is a connective tissue in the heel that stretches across the bottom length of your foot...

Plantar Fasciitis and Tips For Choosing the Right Footwear
Many people experience heel pain, stiffness, and swelling from plantar fasciitis...

November Articles 2017
...Plantar fasciitis, another common running injury, also occurs as a result of inflammation and irritation...

The Benefits of Stretching Before Running
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

January Articles 2018
... Plantar Fasciitis One of the main causes of heel pain is a condition known as plantar fasciitis...

What's Causing My Heel Pain?
...Probable diagnosis may include plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, and Sever’s disease...

Can Orthotics Help More Than My Feet?
...These high quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and more severe heel pain...

February Articles 2018
Plantar Fasciitis The plantar fascia is a connective tissue in the heel that stretches across the bottom length of your foot...

All About Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis affects more than three million people each year...

May Articles 2018
...These include corns, hammertoe, bunions, Morton’s neuroma and plantar fasciitis...

What Causes of Plantar Fasciitis?
There are several causes of heel pain, and one of these conditions may be referred to as plantar fasciitis...

Selecting the Correct High Heels
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

July Articles 2018
... Heel pain is most commonly attributed to a condition called plantar fasciitis...

Foot Pain Keeps Runner from Competing
...The most common include: Bunions Hammertoes Plantar Fasciitis Bone Spurs Corns Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Ingrown Toenails Arthritis (such as Gout, Rheumatoid, and Osteoarthritis) Flat Feet Injury (from stress fractures, broken toe, foot, ankle, Achilles tendon ruptures, and sprains) And more Diagnosis To figure out the cause of foot pain, podiatrists utilize several different methods...

Why Does My Child Suffer From Heel Pain?
...Patients may confuse this ailment with plantar fasciitis due to the fact that heel pain is a common symptom...

How Certain Conditions May be Avoided by Choosing the Correct Shoe
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How can I still wear high heels and maintain foot health...

September Articles 2018
... Common minor injuries include ankle sprains, ankle strains, Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, stress fractures, and turf toe...

Can Plantar Fasciitis be Linked to Obesity?
...The foot condition known as plantar fasciitis may be one of the ailments that may occur as a possible result of additional weight the feet must endure...

Ankle Sprains Are Common Foot Injuries
...Common injuries and conditions athletes face, including: Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciosis Achilles Tendinitis Achilles Tendon Rupture Ankle Sprains Sports-related injuries are commonly treated using the RICE method...

October Articles 2018
... Sprains, strains, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, and Morton’s neuroma can all easily be mistaken for stress fractures in the foot...

November Articles 2018
... Heel pain is most commonly attributed to a condition called plantar fasciitis...

Ankle Sprains May Cause Pain
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Bursitis Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Foot Pain Can Originate from Injuries or Medical Conditions
...A source of uncomfortable foot pain may originate from a condition that is referred to as plantar fasciitis, and this will typically affect the heel of the foot...

December Articles 2018
...Those who suffer from foot pain caused by poor footwear, plantar fasciitis, or long hours of standing at work may also benefit from foot exercises...

Yoga Practice May Strengthen the Feet and Ankles
...If the feet are not properly cared for, specific foot conditions may develop as a result of this, possibly including heel spurs, bunions, or plantar fasciitis...

Foot Surgery May Relieve Pain
...Plantar fasciitis will typically affect the heel of the foot, and many patients experience severe pain and discomfort if they are afflicted with this foot condition...

Different Types of Ankle Pain
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Bursitis Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

February Articles 2019
... Poorly fitted shoes can cause foot issues such as plantar fasciitis, bunions, hammertoes, ingrown toenails, and foot pain...

What Time of Day Should Shoes Be Purchased?
...You should always make sure that the shoes you wear fit you properly in order to avoid injuries and deformities such as: bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes, plantar fasciitis, stress fractures, and more...

How to Stretch the Feet
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

March Articles 2019
...   Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

Possible Causes of Plantar Fasciitis
...If the plantar fascia should become inflamed and irritated, a condition that is referred to plantar fasciitis may develop...

Obesity and Foot Pain
... Plantar fasciitis – Pressure and stress that is placed on muscles, joints, and tendons can trigger plantar fasciitis, which is an inflammation of tissue that forms along the bottom of the foot...

April Articles 2019
... Sprains, strains, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, and Morton’s neuroma can all easily be mistaken for stress fractures in the foot...

May Articles 2019
... Heel pain is most commonly attributed to a condition called plantar fasciitis...

Ankle Fractures and Sprains
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Poorly Fitting Shoes May Cause Foot Pain
...The most common include: Bunions Hammertoes Plantar Fasciitis Bone Spurs Corns Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Ingrown Toenails Arthritis (such as Gout, Rheumatoid, and Osteoarthritis) Flat Feet Injury (from stress fractures, broken toe, foot, ankle, Achilles tendon ruptures, and sprains) And more Diagnosis To figure out the cause of foot pain, podiatrists utilize several different methods...

July Articles 2019
... Sprains, strains, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, and Morton’s neuroma can all easily be mistaken for stress fractures in the foot...

August Articles 2019
... Stretching the feet is important for athletes or those performing aerobic exercise, but it can also help anyone with foot pain caused by poor footwear, plantar fasciitis, or long hours standing and walking...

What Causes Ankle Pain?
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Bursitis Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Toe Stretches and Overall Foot Health
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

Many Types of Foot Pain
...The most common include: Bunions Hammertoes Plantar Fasciitis Bone Spurs Corns Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Ingrown Toenails Arthritis (such as Gout, Rheumatoid, and Osteoarthritis) Flat Feet Injury (from stress fractures, broken toe, foot, ankle, Achilles tendon ruptures, and sprains) And more Diagnosis To figure out the cause of foot pain, podiatrists utilize several different methods...

September Articles 2019
...    Heel pain can be due to a multitude of conditions including plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, and heel spurs...

Runners and Ankle Pain
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Bursitis Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

November Articles 2019
...   Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

An Inflamed or Torn Plantar Fascia
The medical condition that is referred to as plantar fasciitis is often characterized by pain that is felt in the heel area of the foot...

Yoga Poses May Help to Strengthen the Toes
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

December Articles 2019
... Heel pain is most commonly attributed to a condition called plantar fasciitis...

Ankle Tendonitis May Be A Common Form of Foot Pain
...The most common include: Bunions Hammertoes Plantar Fasciitis Bone Spurs Corns Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Ingrown Toenails Arthritis (such as Gout, Rheumatoid, and Osteoarthritis) Flat Feet Injury (from stress fractures, broken toe, foot, ankle, Achilles tendon ruptures, and sprains) And more Diagnosis To figure out the cause of foot pain, podiatrists utilize several different methods...

January Articles 2020
...Common injuries from running with poor quality shoes include shin splints, sprained ankles, Achilles tendinitis, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis and more...

How to Purchase Running Shoes
...You should always make sure that the shoes you wear fit you properly in order to avoid injuries and deformities such as: bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes, plantar fasciitis, stress fractures, and more...

Common Types of Ankle Pain
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

February Articles 2020
... Stretching the feet is important for athletes or those performing aerobic exercise, but it can also help anyone with foot pain caused by poor footwear, plantar fasciitis, or long hours standing and walking...

What Causes Heel Pain?
...The medical ailment that is known as plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain and can be extremely uncomfortable...

The Benefits of Frequently Stretching the Feet
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

April Articles 2020
... Heel pain is most commonly attributed to a condition called plantar fasciitis...

How Often Should Shoes Be Replaced
...You should always make sure that the shoes you wear fit you properly in order to avoid injuries and deformities such as: bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes, plantar fasciitis, stress fractures, and more...

Why Do I Have Foot Pain After Running?
...These can include plantar fasciitis, which impacts the heel and arch of the foot...

How Does Plantar Fasciitis Develop?
Patients who have developed the foot condition that is known as plantar fasciitis, are often aware of the severe pain and discomfort this can cause...

May Articles 2020
... Podiatrists treat many different conditions such as: aching feet, ankle pain, bunions, corns, hammertoes, fungus, ingrown toenails, plantar fasciitis, sprains and more...

What Is the Function of the Ankle?
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Is a Career in Podiatry a Good Choice for Me?
...These can include plantar fasciitis, ingrown toenails, corns, and ankle injuries...

Possible Reasons for Foot and Ankle Pain
A common type of foot pain is known as plantar fasciitis...

June Articles 2020
... Stretching the feet is important for athletes or those performing aerobic exercise, but it can also help anyone with foot pain caused by poor footwear, plantar fasciitis, or long hours standing and walking...

Core Strength May Help to Prevent Running Injuries
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

August Articles 2020
...   Plantar Fasciitis The plantar fascia is a connective tissue in the heel that stretches across the bottom length of your foot...

Stretches That May Help to Relieve Pain From Plantar Fasciitis
The medical condition that is known as plantar fasciitis can often cause severe pain and discomfort...

Types of Ankle Pain
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Possible Foot Conditions During Pregnancy
...This may be indicative of the condition that is known as plantar fasciitis and may improve when specific foot stretches are performed...

November Articles 2020
Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

Towel Toe Curls for Plantar Fascia Pain
...Stretching the feet can help alleviate foot pain from plantar fasciitis and prevent future injury by strengthening the foot...

Morning Foot Pain May Indicate Plantar Fasciitis
The medical condition that is known as plantar fasciitis is often accompanied by foot pain after arising in the morning...

Mild Relief of Ankle Sprains
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Bursitis Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

Foot Conditions Caused by High Heels
... Corns Calluses Hammertoe Bunions Morton’s Neuroma Plantar Fasciitis How Can I Still Wear High Heels and Maintain Foot Health...

February Articles 2021
... Stretching the feet is important for athletes or those performing aerobic exercise, but it can also help anyone with foot pain caused by poor footwear, plantar fasciitis, or long hours standing and walking...

Strengthening the Feet for Running a Marathon
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

March Articles 2021
...Common injuries from running with poor quality shoes include shin splints, sprained ankles, Achilles tendinitis, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis and more...

Reasons Why Ankle Pain Can Occur
...Some patients experience gradual ankle pain, which may come from existing medical conditions that can include arthritis, flat feet, and plantar fasciitis...

April Articles 2021
...    Heel pain can be due to a multitude of conditions including plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, and heel spurs...

Many Different Types of Foot Pain
...There are many foot conditions that can gradually occur, including plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, and bunions...

May Articles 2021
... Poorly fitted shoes can cause foot issues such as plantar fasciitis, bunions, hammertoes, ingrown toenails, and foot pain...

Different Shoes for Various Sports
...You should always make sure that the shoes you wear fit you properly in order to avoid injuries and deformities such as: bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes, plantar fasciitis, stress fractures, and more...

June Articles 2021
... Some of the most popular running injuries are shin splints, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, and stress fractures...

Flip-Flops and Foot Problems
...Frequent flip-flop wearers may be more at risk of plantar fasciitis, a condition that causes stabbing heel pain and makes walking uncomfortable...

Things You Should Do to Prevent Running Injuries
Whether you run for fun or are training for a marathon, you should always take measures to avoid common running injuries such as plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinitis...

July Articles 2021
...    Heel pain can be due to a multitude of conditions including plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, and heel spurs...

When Your Foot Pain Isn't Plantar Fasciitis
Most runners are familiar with plantar fasciitis, a common overuse injury to the ligament that runs along the bottom of the foot...

August Articles 2021
... Extra stress placed on the joints, tendons and muscles in the feet as a result of extra body weight may also cause heel spurs, or plantar fasciitis...

How Extra Body Weight Affects Foot and Ankle Health
...Carrying excessive weight on your body can set the stage for conditions such as plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, hammertoes, bunions, flat feet, and more...

September Articles 2021
... Some of the most popular running injuries are shin splints, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinitis, and stress fractures...

Stretching and Heel Spurs
...One of the main condition's spurs are related to is plantar fasciitis...

Preparing to Run
... - Plantar fasciitis is also another common injury...

October Articles 2021
...  One condition is plantar fasciitis...

Listen to What Your Feet May Be Telling You
...The most common include: Bunions Hammertoes Plantar Fasciitis Bone Spurs Corns Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Ingrown Toenails Arthritis (such as Gout, Rheumatoid, and Osteoarthritis) Flat Feet Injury (from stress fractures, broken toe, foot, ankle, Achilles tendon ruptures, and sprains) And more Diagnosis To figure out the cause of foot pain, podiatrists utilize several different methods...

Stretching the Bottoms of Your Feet and Ankles
...One of the most common forms of foot pain, plantar fasciitis, can be stretched out to help ease the pain...

What Is Heel Fat Pad Syndrome?
... Causes of Heel Pain Heel pain is often associated with plantar fasciitis...

The Three Types of Orthotics
...These high-quality inserts are designed to treat problems such as abnormal motion, plantar fasciitis, and severe forms of heel pain...

December Articles 2021
...      Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

Why Is My Ankle Painful?
... Causes The most common causes of ankle pain include: Types of arthritis (rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and gout) Ankle sprains Broken ankles Achilles tendinitis Achilles tendon rupture Stress fractures Tarsal tunnel syndrome Plantar fasciitis Symptoms Symptoms of ankle injury vary based upon the condition...

The Possible Causes and Treatments of Plantar Fasciitis
...The plantar fascia can become overly stressed or even tear or rupture from overuse or injury, causing pain and inflammation (plantar fasciitis)...

January Articles 2022
...  One condition is plantar fasciitis...

What Can Make Your Heel Hurt?
...Various injuries, such as plantar fasciitis, Achilles’ tendonitis, fractures, sprains, and tarsal tunnel syndrome, can also make the heel hurt...

March Articles 2022
... Sprains, strains, shin splints, plantar fasciitis, and Morton’s neuroma can all easily be mistaken for stress fractures in the foot...

April Articles 2022
...   Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

When Heel Pain Is Caused by Plantar Fasciitis
If you are experiencing pain on the bottom of your heel, there is a good chance that you may have a condition known as plantar fasciitis...

May Articles 2022
...Common injuries from running with poor quality shoes include shin splints, sprained ankles, Achilles tendinitis, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis and more...

What Are Heel Spurs and How Do They Form?
...Other factors that may contribute to heel spurs developing include obesity, wearing improper shoes, age, trauma, training on hard surfaces, or having plantar fasciitis (damage to the plantar fascia) or certain medical conditions...

June Articles 2022
Plantar Fasciitis Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain...

A Closer Look at Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis occurs when the connective plantar fascia tissue on the bottom of the foot becomes inflamed, or even torn, from overuse...

What is a Podiatrist?
...   Treat conditions such as: bone disorders, bunions, corns, calluses, cysts, heel spurs, infections, ingrown nails, and plantar fasciitis...

Overview of Foot and Ankle Problems
... Plantar Fasciitis—an inflammation on the bottom of the foot that leads to heel and/or arch pain...

General Statistics
... Plantar fasciitis (heel pain) - usually caused by an inflammation on the bottom of the foot...

Heel Problems
Haglund's Deformity Heel Callus Heel Fissures Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)

Sports Injuries
... Martial Arts and Kick Boxing Injuries commonly seen as a result of martial arts and kick boxing include plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, and ankle sprains...

Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)
Plantar fasciitis is the term commonly used to refer to heel and arch pain traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot...

General Information and Tips
...Foot pain is caused by a wide variety of injuries, health problems or disorders, including (but not limited to): Arthritis Bone spurs Bunions Calluses Corns Flat Feet Gout Ingrown toenails Plantar fasciitis Sprains Stress fractures Warts Wearing improper shoes or extensive use of the feet...

Pain Management for Conditions
... Back to top   Arch pain Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of a thick, fibrous ligament in the arch of the foot...

Ultrasound
... Heel spurs or plantar fasciitis...

Heel Surgery
...Two common conditions can cause pain to the bottom of the heel and lead to surgical intervention: plantar fasciitis (an inflammation of a fibrous band of tissue in the bottom of the foot that extends from the heel bone to the toes) and heel spurs (often the result of stress on the muscles and fascia of the foot)...

Extracorporeal Shock Wave
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is used to treat chronic heel pain (plantar fasciitis)...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Baseball
...Inadequate stretching, improper shoes, and repeated motions lead to the most common foot problems that occur among baseball players, such as Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, shin splints, stress fractures, ankle sprains, and bone fractures...

Basketball
...But the repeated shock and pressures on the foot can also lead to inflammations, including Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, and sesamoiditis...

Jogging and Running
... The most common foot problems associated with jogging or running are blisters, corns, calluses, Athlete's Foot, shin splints, Achilles tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis...

Tennis
... Common tennis injuries include ankle sprains, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis, and tennis toe...

Walking and Your Feet
...The most common foot problems are blisters, corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis...