When your feet hurt day and night, you may wonder if you're ever go without pain again. Chronic foot pain can wreak havoc on your life. The pain can strike at any given moment, or it can last for days on end. I was in your shoes a few years ago. My feet would ache at work, in the evening, and even when I slept at night. Finally, I sought help from a podiatrist, or foot doctor. The doctor examined my feet and diagnosed me with plantar fasciitis and heel pain. Both conditions would become worse without immediate treatment. I now want to share what I've learned about chronic foot pain with you. My blog provides information about different types of foot pain and how they develop. Hopefully, the information can help you feel good again. Thanks for stopping by and good luck.

Podiatric Sports Injuries - A Crack In The Foundation

2 August 2017
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Every builder knows that the secret to a strong, long-lasting building is a solid foundation. In much the same way, the key to a successful athlete is a strong foundation in the form of healthy feet. Podiatric sports medicine is the medical specialty that focuses on not only ways to maintain healthy feet but to fix them when they have problems. While much is heard in the news about devastating knee injuries suffered by athletes, injuries to the feet can be just as debilitating. Read More …

Is It Time For You To Have Bunion Surgery Yet?

2 August 2017
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Bunions often start off as a minor annoyance, but as they become progressively worse, they start to interfere with your ability to wear shoes and walk comfortably. At some point, most people with bunions do end up having surgery. However, as the surgical process can be a bit arduous to recover from, doctors often recommend that patients put off bunion surgery until it is really necessary. How do you know if the time has come to have bunions surgery? Read More …

Foot And Ankle Stress Fractures: What You Should Know

8 September 2015
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Stress fractures are known as overuse injuries, as they typically arise from continued use of the feet and ankles, such as in sports and various physical activities. They can be very painful, but also treatable and preventable in many cases. Here is more information about this condition. Signs of a Foot or Ankle Stress Fracture It helps to first understand the potential signs of a stress fracture, since pain of the foot or ankle can be from so many different types of conditions. Read More …

Injuries That A Sports Medicine Clinic Handles

11 December 2014
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As someone who spends a lot of time exercising, whether professionally or for fun, there may come a time where you experience an injury that would be best treated by someone from a sports medicine clinic. If you are not sure whether or not they can provide the type of care you will need, you can take a look at the following types of care that is commonly given at these types of clinics. Read More …