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Foot pain after lifting heavy weights

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
Podiatry 35 years experience
Foot pain: The right thing to do is see your podiatrist for an evaluation and x rays - something could be broken. But there are other structures that can be inj... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Kugler
Podiatry 31 years experience
More info needed: Go to a foot and ankle specialist to better evaluate. This may be as simple as wearing the wrong shoes to a sprain or other injury.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Many possibilities: Foot pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are nee... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Bromson
Orthopedic Surgery 34 years experience
Be understanding: I am assuming you are talking about emotional support. Obviously, encouraging the person to lose weight is crucial. There are many good programs avai... Read More
Dr. Oliver Wang
Podiatry 10 years experience
Swim and bike: It is difficult the foot when a great amount of weight is placed on them. A combination of dietary changes and less stressful exercise such as swimmi... Read More
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Support: Healthy diet. Non-weight bearing exercises like swimming and biking. Emotional support.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinah Canda
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Morton's neuroma: It is a thickening of the tissues around the nerve in the foot. Typically causes pain in the ball of the foot. Avoidance of high-heeled shoes may help... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Heel pain: If no history of injury, it might be inflammation of the fascia in the bottom of the foot. If there was injury associated with it need to rule out spr... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew John
Podiatry 23 years experience
Undiagnosed fracture: With any ankle injury, there is the potential to sustain a foot or ankle fracture even though it may feel fine initially. You may also have a strain o... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Abrams
Podiatry 30 years experience
Specialist: Seeing a podiatrist or a foot & ankle orthopedic specialist would be a good choice. They both have unique knowledge of the foot and ankle. Either way... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Count the calories: Use breastfeeding to burn up stored calories. One can get her pre-pregnancy weight back, and work out with weights to get in great shape again, but ca... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ashley Vanderloop
Podiatry 13 years experience
A sudden onset: of pain in the leg, especially in the calf region should be checked out immediately! I recommend getting seen by your doctor so an exam can be done a... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
See below: Plantar fasciitis causes similar symptoms. An evaluation with your doctor, orthopedist or podiatrist will help.

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