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Finding Ways to Live with Foot Pain & Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

August 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Your body is a complicated machine, and when one part of it doesn't work, it will adversely affect the rest of you. This is especially evident when you are living with foot pain and plantar fasciitis. Activities of daily life, formerly thought to be routine, can suddenly become a struggle. By trying to find a solution, you can help to improve your life and reduce or even eliminate your pain. Understanding what is causing the pain can help you to treat it, and "get back up on your feet."

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, Foot Pain, foot injury

Living with Serious Foot Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

July 14, 2016 at 1:10 PM

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, Foot Pain

The 5 Most Common Causes of Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

June 23, 2016 at 1:30 PM

For many, the pain comes on slowly. You hobble around on a sore foot cursing yourself from collecting another bruised heel. However, unlike a bruised heel, the pain doesn't go away. In fact, it gets worse. You try to play on it, you try to run through the pain, but eventually you just stop trying. That is the world of athletes that suffer from plantar fasciitis pain.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis

6 Things That Increase the Risk of Plantar Fasciitis Pain

Posted by Andrea Hamel

April 23, 2016 at 1:11 PM

As every great athlete knows, avoiding injury is just as important to athletic success as the hours of long training. However, while some athletes are extra careful with the ACL or rotator cuff, few give much thought to the most important part of the body  - their feet. Plantar fasciitis, the medical term used to describe painful tears to the plantar fascia ligament that runs along the bottom of the foot, is one of the most common causes of foot pain that can easily put an athlete off their training regimen.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis

Living with Foot Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

April 8, 2016 at 3:30 PM

Feet are our friends. They help us achieve many daily functions and some extraordinary athletic feats. Some of us live with regular foot complaints, such as recurring athlete's foot or dry heels that crack and burn no matter how many times we apply lotion. For those of us with such experiences, we are grateful for days when our feet will just act normal. Having less-than-perfect feet isn't something that we should have to accept. For many foot problems, there are proven remedies. 

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, Foot Pain

A Plantar Fascia Stretch That Relieves Plantar Fasciitis Pain

Posted by Andrea Hamel

April 6, 2016 at 3:30 PM

Plantar fasciitis is a painful condition that makes it difficult for many people to enjoy their day-to-day lives. It attacks the heel, compromises foot strength, support, and balance. Treatments for this condition can be expensive, but are often necessary for a full recovery.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis

How To Handle Living With Foot Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

April 4, 2016 at 2:30 PM

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis: Treating This One Big Pain in The Foot

Posted by Jeremy Gesicki

January 12, 2016 at 1:57 PM

Have you ever gotten out of bed on a bright, sunny morning, all ready for another amazing day only to find that your foot is stiff and sore? Does the pain go away after a few steps, but comes back with a vengeance later as you climb stairs or stand for longer periods of time? It's not just a cramping muscle or stiff joints, this foot pain can be a sign of plantar fasciitis, a much more serious condition.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, Foot Pain

Common Running Injuries: Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Andrea Hamel

August 16, 2015 at 7:00 AM

Running is one of the most common forms of exercise in America.  People of all ages and athletic abilities regularly lace up their shoes and go for a run.  We've dedicated a series of blog posts to common running injuries and in our first post, we discussed runner's knee. Today, we'll take a look at another common running injury: plantar fasciitis.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, running injuries, running

What's effective for plantar fasciitis?

Posted by Chad Schomber

April 10, 2015 at 4:00 PM

When it comes to foot pain, is there a drug-free, non-invasive option for plantar fasciiti?

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis, Sports technology,

Tips for Dealing with Plantar Fasciitis

Posted by Jeremy Gesicki

November 11, 2014 at 6:00 AM

Plantar fasciitis is a condition that is characterized by stabbing heel pain that can make walking difficult. Runners are especially susceptible to developing it, especially if they pronate or roll their feet inward when they run. While it is more prominent in the morning, pain from plantar fasciitis can actually be felt at any time. If you’re plagued by this disorder, here are some practical tips for dealing with the discomfort.

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Topics: Plantar Fasciitis

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