Posts in April, 2021
A heel spur can be a painful foot condition, and may develop as a result of enduring an injury, wearing shoes that do not fit correctly, or possibly from excess friction. Research has indicated there are two places heel spurs can form. When they develop at the back of the heel, Achilles tendonitis may contribute to… Read more »
Heel spurs are calcium deposits that cause bone protrusions on the heel bone. Heel spurs are usually associated with plantar fasciitis, which occurs when the plantar fasciitis in the foot becomes inflamed. Typically, heel spurs don’t cause any symptoms. However, they can produce chronic or intermittent heel pain. Those who have had the condition often… Read more »
Have your child’s feet been examined lately? Healthy feet are happy feet. If your child is complaining of foot pain, it may be a sign of underlying problems.
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common foot injuries and is associated with overuse. The plantar fascia is a ligament that runs along the bottom of the foot and connects the toes to the heel bone. When this ligament is injured and becomes inflamed, it can cause pain in the heels and arches of… Read more »
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. The plantar fascia is the thick band of tissue that connects the heel bone to the toes. When this band of connective tissue becomes inflamed, plantar fasciitis occurs. Fortunately, this condition is treatable. There are several factors that may put you at a… Read more »