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Why does the top of my foot hurt after running?

Why does the top of my foot hurt after running?

Tendinitis: There are a couple of major tendons that run across the top of our feet, that can become strained fromo running. Ice, stretch and take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication if you can. ...Read more

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Dr. Gary Sandler
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Foot Pain (Definition)

Any abnormal sensation which occurs with normal use and ...Read more


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Why does the bottom of my heel hurt when i walk?

Why does the bottom of my heel hurt when i walk?

Plantar fasciitis.: The most common cause of heel pain is plantar fasciitis: an inflammation of a thick band of tissue that helps hold up the arch of your foot. It attaches to your heel bone, and is usually the most painful for the first few steps in the morning, or after sitting a long time and then standing quickly. See a podiatrist to rule out stress fracture, tendinitis, or entrapped nerves. ...Read more

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Why does the outside of my foot hurt after walking?

Why does the outside of my foot hurt after walking?

Foot Pain: The side of your foot could hurt for multiple reasons... Examples are tendonitis, capsulitis, tailors bunion etc. To find out which problem it is see a specialist, and get some x-rays. Only then will you know how to resolve it. ...Read more

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Why does the bottom of my foot hurts?

Why does the bottom of my foot hurts?

Overuse: There are many causes of bottom of the foot pain. You may be suffering from plantar fasciits, which affects middle age men and women. Many other causes of foot pain can be atttributed to structural and functional abnormalites affecting the foot such as metatarsalgia, neuroma's and stress fractures to name a few. Seek medical advice if your pain persists. Visit eastpennfoot.Com for more info. ...Read more

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Why does the top of both my hips hurt when i cough?

Why does the top of both my hips hurt when i cough?

Abdominal muscles: The act of coughing involve the activation of several very strong abdominal muscle, when you cough they contract in a forceful manner and if you are coughing repeatedly they will get tired and painful.You need cough suppressant medicine and give some rest to those muscles, pain will get better. ...Read more

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Why does the back of my knee hurt when i walk?

Why does the back of my knee hurt when i walk?

Posterior knee pain: Consider hamstring tightness, referred radicular spine pain, capsular tightness, meniscal tears, arthritis, popliteal cyst pain, or vascular claudication. ...Read more

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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.

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 more

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Why does the top of my foot hurt i don t have to move it just relaxing and pain shoots through the top of my foot?

Why does the top of my foot hurt i don t have to move it just relaxing and pain shoots through the top of my foot?

Arch problem: The pain can be caused by a biomechanical fault. You need x-rays to address your problem. Your foot is pronating and this could cause pain from over compensation. ...Read more

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The top of my foot hurts when i walk?

The top of my foot hurts when i walk?

Sprain: Probably sprain or early arthritis. Xryas if you wish to know more. ...Read more

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Why does the side of my foot hurt when I flex my big toe a certain way?

Why does the side of my foot hurt when I flex my big toe a certain way?

I only know : Of one way to flex a toe and that would be downward. I am not sure what you mean by a certain way... Having said that the flexor tendon can be putting pressure on a nerve or something and you may be getting referred pain.... ...Read more

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Why does the back of my heel hurts?

Why does the back of my heel hurts?

Find the cause...: Heel pain can result from a number of different reasons. Common causes are bone spurs, inflammation where the tendon connects to the heel, bursitis and possibly even plantar fasciits. I would seek the attention of an orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon. One in your area can be found at www.Aofas.Org. ...Read more

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When we stretch, why does it hurt? Example: when i lay down and point my feet in the direction of my head, my shin area muscles hurt a little.

When we stretch, why does it hurt? Example: when i lay down and point my feet in the direction of my head, my shin area muscles hurt a little.

Normal: When muscle / tendons are relatively 'tight' eccentric contractions( stretching )of the particular muscle/ tendon unit can be uncomfortable.This is normal and 'stretching' tight muscle/ tendons on a consistent basis can help in preventing muscle/ tendon injury( ' shin splints', achilles tendinitis , 'golfers' elbow', etc.)...Best of luck. ...Read more

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What is making the bottom of my heel hurt when I walk on it?

What is making the bottom of my heel hurt when I walk on it?

Plantar fasciitis??: Although their are many possible causes to foot and heel pain, plantar fasciitis is a very common cause. Daily morning stretching and anti-inflammatory medications are usually very effective. However, before assuming plantar fasciitis, see your doctor to confirm the diagnosis and give you specifics on treatments. ...Read more

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