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  • Home Remedies For Gout Flare Ups

    30 October 2014

    Before going to the podiatrist for hammertoe treatment, look at the easy and simple treatment options that will relieve you off the distress. Like hammer toe , claw toe is a foot deformity characterized by a permanent bending of the joints in the toes....

  • Achilles Tendinitis Facts

    15 December 2014

    Overview Achilles tendinitis is an inflammation (swelling) of the tendon, which usually occurs as a result of overuse injury. Anyone can have Achilles tendonitis. Athletics involving frequent jumping is the classic cause, but certainly not the only one....

  • Symptoms Of Achilles Tendonitis

    03 January 2015

    Metatarsal pain, often referred to as metatarsalgia, can be caused by several foot conditions, including Freiberg's disease, Morton's neuroma and sesamoiditis. According to a 2003 article in the British Journal of Sports Foot Conditions Medicine,â a flat...

  • What Exactly Triggers Heel Pain

    09 January 2015

    Overview The plantar fascia is a thickened fibrous aponeurosis that originates from the medial tubercle of the calcaneus and runs forward to form the longitudinal foot arch. The function of the plantar fascia is to provide static support of the longitudinal...

  • What Exactly May Cause Painful Heel

    12 January 2015

    Overview The plantar fascia is made up of 3 distinct parts: the medial, central, and lateral bands. The central plantar fascia is the thickest and strongest section, and this segment is also the most likely to be involved with plantar fasciitis. In normal...

  • What Exactly Brings About Heel Pain

    16 January 2015

    Overview Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain in adults. The disorder classically presents with pain that is particularly severe with the first few steps taken in the morning. In general, plantar fasciitis is a self-limited condition. However,...

  • What Exactly Causes Heel Pain

    18 January 2015

    Overview At the bottom of your foot there's a thick band of connective tissue called the plantar fascia or arch tendon. It connects your heel bone (calcaneus) to the front of your foot. If the plantar fascia becomes irritated and sore from overuse, it's...

  • Which are the Main Treatments And Causes Of Achilles Tendonitis ?

    04 March 2015

    Overview The Achilles tendon is the largest and strongest tendon in the human body. It is the ?cord? in the back of the leg that inserts into the back of the heel. The Achilles tendon got its name, according to Greek legend, when the Greek warrior, Achilles,...

  • Blade Putters Vs. Mallet Putters

    24 May 2014