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Pain At Heel
Not usually: Pain is rather a frequent problem in MS, but heel pain would not be typical, unless there is an accompanying leg weakness and spasticity, which would cause abnormal gait, and secondary plantar fasciitis. Would definitely seek out opinion of podiatrist, as a simple orthotic would likely help dramatically. ...Read more
Most commonly: The pain from a heel spur is actually plantar fasciitis. Have it examined and treated by a podiatrist. Until then, were supportive shoes at all times, avoid barefoot, especially on hard floors; ice massage the area for 15 minutes or so per hour. Stretching exercises--bend the ankle and toes up--"toes to the nose" so to speak. Its a start. ...Read more
Their is pain in knees normally specially in morning gets ok in evening. When seated for long time there's pain in heels. Feeling laziness mostly.
Pain vs laziness-: -what is it. A world of difference. C Ur PCP for starters and go from there. ...Read more
What causes it: Find out what the cause is. To receive an answer that will be more helpful for you, you need to give more information...Your health status, any problems such as gout, diabetes or blood pressure concerns. You should state how long it has been a problem and what you do to make it feel better. Also tells us what it looks like. Is it discolored, swollen or point tender. The more you tell the better the ans. ...Read more
Where on the heel?: On the bottom? On the inner side, the outer side? The back of the heel? Need to know where it hurts to help. ...Read more
I am 32 m got a spot pain on heel where I couldn't see anything visible. The pain is severe and the skin is very dry. Pl let me kn the possible cause
Plantar fascitiis?: Don't be fooled. It is possible you have platar fascittis which is a common source of heel pain. It is not visible as the ligamnet that is hurting is in the foot and not on the outside of your foot. Try icing it, wear arch supports or orthotics in your shoes to support the ligament. Stretch your feet before getting out of bed in the morning. You can take an antiinflammatory if pain is severe. ...Read more
My feet lately started getting wider. Arc shape reducing by days and pain in heel even when standing. Too much pain in sole specially in morning. Help?
Plantar Fasciatis: See your podiatrist. Conservative treatment will usually resolve symptoms. ...Read more
Having extreme pain in heels especially when I wake up from sleep or start from rest condition. Reduces with light walk and with routine walk increase?
Plantar fascitis: Night splints are very helpful.Get a more detailed answer ›
Strained Achilles.: From your description, it could possibly be that your Achilles tendon has been compromised. The condition could range from a minor strain to a partial tear. It might be wise to have the area examined by an expert if there is no relief coming. There are other possible conditions, but without a thorough evaluation, I go with the strain. ...Read more
Myself 30 years had mild pain in heel, is it related to some neuro issue, as I am having headache from past few weeks?
Sharp pain in heel today. Foot would come up from floor at times when it was sharp. Pain not constant. What could it be?
WearAHeelPadForNow: After you pull-out that rusty nail, tell me if it doesn't feel better. No? OK. Then maybe it's what's called a "heel spur." No, not the ones cowboys wear on their boots but a little extension of bone off the heel bone. They can cause pain. If the pain is further up the heel, it could be a tendon irritation. Or further down, some fascia acting up. In any case, you'll need a doctor to diagnose it. ...Read more
I am having atenolol 25mg daily. Had pain in heels. Uric acid 6, do I need med. For it? Can med. For BP cause dizziness?
Severe pain under heel. Feels like it was smashed. No trauma. When I push on my heel (with fingers) to find exact location heel doesn't hurt. Cause?
I am not able stand longer time. I recently started playing cricket. I am playing cricket once in the week. I am feeling more pain in heel and ankle.
Go get evaluated: Sometimes a simple arch support can do the trick. You need to find what is causing the pain i.E plantar fascitiis? Etc.... ...Read more
Having pain Achilles heel pain hurts dull pain can't walk no injury so what could b causing this awful pain?
Played soccer last week. Developed dull pain under heel. I think it's planter faciitis. Will it go away with rest and ice? Other thoughts?
Excruciating pain in heels. Can't stand up a lot. Get shots of pain that makes me crumble at times. Have bone spurs. Achillies Tendonitis. Help?
The top of my feet hurt constantly. More in the am and after sitting. Could this be plantar fascitis? No pain in the bottom & no pain in heel.
Dorsal Arch Pain.: Plantar fasciitis, by definition, is inflammation of the fascia located on the bottom of the foot. The symptoms, interestingly, are very similar to the ones you describe. More than likely, your pain is being caused, in part, by an increased amount of stress being applied to your feet secondary to your pregnancy. The best solution is to have a specialist evaluate and suggest the best way to treat. ...Read more
More info: Hi, too little info provided to draw a conclusion from it. ...Read more
Having Sharp pain in heel with swelling near foot arc. Its severe in morning after I wake up. It hurts whenever I stand after sitting sometime.
Plantar fasciitis: There are a number of possible causes and I would not hesitate to be seen. Among the more common is plantar fasciitis, which is thought to be an inflammatory contracture of the plantar fascia that supports the arch of the foot. Stretching the facia out or using an orthotic is usually the first line of treatment. ...Read more