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Why Do The Bones In My Feet Hurt
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Think arthritis: Arthritis can cause an aching inside your toes at the joint level. Deformities such as hammertoes can cause pain after wearing shoes. Nerve issues such as neuromas or neuropathy can cause pain in the toes and other areas of the foot. To get relief, it starts with a proper diagnosis. See a podiatrist soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
PF and OA: Your heel may hurt as a result of plantar fasciitis which is often related to first step pain in the morning. This can respond well to stretching or night time splinting. Your knees may hurt as a result of arthritis and again related to early motion pain caused by stiffness that occurs at night, that typically gets better with some activity and worse towards end of day. Try otc and stretching. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do the top of my feet hurt when I walk? I can feel the pain from the top of my feet to my ankles and sometimes my lower calves.
Possibility: Do you frequently wear high heels? Does the pain occur more when you're not in heels? Long-term high heel wear can allow tendons to toes and heel bone to shrink/shorten so that walking without heels stretches those tendons and causes pain. Try gently stretching toes, ankles, achilles tendon. Nsaid will help if there is inflammation. Not better, see podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Get diagnosed first: There are a number of things that can cause pain in the arches of the feet. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone pain in these areas should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for a definitive diagnosis so that appropriate treatment can be started. You can find one in your area at www.Aofas.Org. ...Read more
Side of big toe hurt: The side of the big toe (hallux) hurts when one runs when the toe grips the ground during the running cycle. The hallux does this before propulsion (next phase of the gait cycle). As it grips the ground, the medial side of the toe usually abuts the ground, sustaining friction. As this occurs repeatedly, the medial side of the toe would hurt and/or develop a callus (aka pinch callus) or blister. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Multiple reasons: There are many reasons for pain on the back of the knee. If it occurs with running most commonly it will be related to hamstring tendon injuries or nerve entrapment. A medical evaluation can help elucidate what is going on. Look for a sports medicine, physical medicine or orthopedic specialist. ...Read more
How do I stop the balls of my feet to stop hurting ? Not sure if the pain is from my arch or at the bottom of my toes they both hurt.
Change shoe: You should try a different shoe with good arch support. ...Read more
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