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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
I've had what i think is planter faciatus for about a year. How can I treat at home seeing as i'm too broke to go to the dr.?
Stretches and arches: If your diagnosis is correct, you can try stretching exercises to your calf muscles, take advil, (ibuprofen) and get a firm arch support. More and more doctors are offering a discounted fee for the ever-increasing number of people with no insurance. Make some calls to podiatrists and see if there is someone near you who is willing to do that. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer