Article Tagged ‘ Plantar fasciitis ’

Heel Pain

“Heel pain  or Plantar Fasciitis, is an extremely common, though not serious condition. Occasionally very frustrating to treat. The Plantar Fascia is a strap-like structure on the bottom of the foot that runs the length of the arch from the heel to the bone. The fascia is not very stretchable and that is where your heel problems […]

High-Tech Heel Pain Treatment Keeps You in the Race

Heel Pain

Photo credit: hyena reality via freedigitalphotos.net If you are preparing for the upcoming Annadel Half Marathon in Santa Rosa, CA, it would be devastating to have a chronic condition like plantar fasciitis or Achilles tendinitis flare up right before the big event. If the unthinkable happens, extracorporeal shockwave therapy might be necessary to promote healing […]