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my doctor precribed prednisone for one week for plantar fasciitis i am worried of the side effects

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Wynn
39 years experience Podiatry
Prednisone: Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the facial band on the bottom of your foot.... Prednisone is a steroidal anti- inflammatory.. It is used to bring ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Second opinion: That is a viable option. You wrote in to the health education portion of health Tap. We can not provide a second opinion. Heath Tap Concierge and Prim ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Mixed message: Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the tough lining of the bottom of the foot. It can be caused by trauma or from wearing bad fitting shoes. "gr ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Ortho/ podiatrist: Hello. Consider a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You can contact: Health Tap Concierge or look for a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon in your local area.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cardio Mix: If you adipose tissue that you'd like to lose then consider an increase in cardio and a balanced diet. However, do not always do the same exercise or ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Libby Putnam
11 years experience Podiatry
Combo treatment. : If at home treatment hasn't worked, or the pain began more than 3 months ago, see a podiatrist. If you have plantar fasciitis, and hurt most with the ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not much: There is no evidence that moringa will help these problems.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
It depends,,,: This sounds right, but it also might depend on how much activity you are used to and whether or not you're overweight. If you are significantly overw ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are a number of other possibilities, the more common of which include tarsal tunnel syndrome, a calcanesl stress fracture, a tendinitis of the ... Read More

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