A 32-year-old member asked:
How to heal shin splints for kids?
3 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 21 years experience
Rest: The simple answer is rest. Rest can take awhile though, so to speed it up i suggest:
3) good shoe wear/arch-supports
4) proper training.
6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Sports Medicine 39 years experience
Ice, rest: I would recommend avoiding the offending activity.
Also, use of ice and advil (ibuprofen) will be helpful
you should not play if you are limping or having severe pain.
5.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Podiatry 42 years experience
FOOT STRUCTURE: Have a podiatrist check the foot structure. Abnormally flattened feet can be a contributing factor.
1.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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