What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Inferior Calcaneal Spur

Overview The two most common causes of pain in the bottom of the heel, the arch, or both the heel and the arch, are heel spurs and plantar fasciitis. A Heel Spur is… Continue reading

Bursitis Foot Pain Warning Signs

Overview There are about 160 bursae in the human body. These little, fluid-filled sacs cushion pressure and lubricate points between our bones, tendons, and muscles near our joints. The bursae are lined with… Continue reading

Hammer Toe Symptoms And Treatment

Overview There are two main types of Hammer toe. Hammertoes can be flexible, which means that you can still move the toe a bit – these are easier to treat with stretching, wider… Continue reading

Hammer Toe Surgical Treatment

Overview A hammertoe is a deformity in the foot, causing the second, third, or fourth toe to be permanently bent in the middle joint, causing the toe to resemble a hammer (hence, its… Continue reading

What Does Overpronation Mean

Overview Too much of a good thing can be bad, and when it comes to pronation of the foot this is often the case. When the foot rolls too much during contact with… Continue reading

Calcaneal Apophysitis Physiotherapy

Overview Sever?s disease occurs in children when the growing part of the heel is injured. This growing part is called the growth plate. The foot is one of the first body parts to… Continue reading

All The Things You Ought To Know About Heel Painfulness

Overview Heel pain is unlike most body aches and injuries because heels can’t be immobilized to rest and recover, at least without considerable inconvenience to the sufferer. Heels can?t be isolated and splinted… Continue reading

The Treatments And Causes Of Achilles Tendinitis

Overview If you have pain along the back of your leg near your heel, you may have Achilles tendonitis. Achilles tendonitis is an overuse injury that commonly occurs in runners and ?weekend warriors?.… Continue reading

What May Cause Pain At The Heel

Overview The Plantar Fascia is a strong ligament-like structure under the arch of the foot that runs from the heel bone to the ball of the foot. If we could see it in… Continue reading

What Is Pain Under The Heel And The Way You Can Successfully Treat It

Overview The Plantar Fascia is a broad, thick band of tissue that runs from under the heel to the front of the foot. Through overuse the fascia can become inflamed and painful at… Continue reading