Posts Tagged Heel Pain


Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis

  There are many different ways of dealing with heel pain but the following list describes some of the primary treatments that have proved most effective: Rest: Stopping all activity immediately is the first step to taking proper rest; resisting the urge to return to your former level of activity before the pain has heeled [...]

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Is it Plantar Fasciitis or Heel Spur Syndrome? Does it matter?

  About Plantar Fasciitis   Plantar fasciitis quite literally means “underside of the foot tissue inflammation”, nothing more and nothing less. It is a medical term that defines a very specific foot condition, rather than the underlying reasons causing the condition. Without a stringent set of symptoms to define each of these conditions individually it’s [...]

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Causes of Plantar Fasciitis

  Planter fasciitis is a painful inflammatory condition that affects the plantar fascia, which is the thick band of connective tissue running along the bottom of the foot. It’s very a common and very uncomfortable affliction that can be caused by a variety of factors, including the following: Flat Feet People who have flat feet [...]

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