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i get sharp pains in my ankles when i rotate my feet after running. is this caused by over-pronation?

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Dr. Vern Chuba
Podiatry 23 years experience
It could: Depending on the severity of flat feet you could develop ankle problems. The ankle may tilt in what we call a valgus position causing stress to the ankle. Orthotics/shoe inserts may help you. They help align the foot which inturn aligns the ankle.

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