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Yes: See a physical therapist to get the proper advise on plantar fascitis. You may need a type type and brand of shoe, you may to ice the foot and do specific stretches. This can be a nagging injury that can last a long time- get the right advice and work back into running slowly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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?
It depends: The treatment that worse the best with the least risk and disruption to your life would seem the best to me. Everyone responds diffrently. Sometimes simple stretching will do the trick and other people will require orthotics or surgery. Your local podiatrist will be able to take of this for you. Podiatrist see this all day long and are very successful at treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Beetle Juice: I used to freeze or burn warts, but I have seen better results (with less painful treatment) with cantharone solution. It comes from a blistering beetle (don't ask ask me how or who found out!). It is expensive and difficult to obtain in the United States--however, if your physician has a bottle of it he can apply a little bit once a week for 2-3 applications. The wart usually blisters away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Arch pain: Plantar fasciitis can be painful. To start a home program you must have a tennis ball, ice pack, exercise band and lots of patience. Begin your morning with stretching your feet with an exercise band for ten minutes, then once out of bed, stand on the tennis ball and roll it under your foot. Also use ice on it when it gets inflamed. Go to a Podiatrist for further treatments. ...Read more
Medial Plantar Nerve: Nerve entrapment syndromes can often be treated with conservative therapy by a physiotherapist off sports medicine practitioner, avoiding surgical intervention: http://books.Google.Com/books?Id=uzpwfnyyjjuc&pg=pa775&lpg=pa775&dq=nerve+mobilization+for+medial+plantar+nerve&source=bl&ots=o6o-3ow9f8&sig=th6hgf0hbiqw2_foyypzbvnh2mu&hl=en&sa=x&ei=0yneubybcjdm8gth2yhwaw&ved=0cd4q6aewaw#v=onepage&q=nerve. ...Read more
Not a friend!: A person who tells you something this scary is not your friend at all This is a form of bullying. It is sadistic. That person derives pleasure from your pain. Take this person off your Christmas card list, off your contact lists, and unfriend on social media. Plantar fasciitis will not put you in a wheelchair. It is often temporary and there is good treatment. See a podiatrist. Find true pals ...Read more
I was told i had a stretched soleus and something was wrong with my planter fassia, what does this mean?
Fascia: This would mean several questions from a professional standpoint. However, let's jump past that. You should seek an evaluation by your podiatrist for both an explanation for your question... ...Read more