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Can using shin splints for overpronation prevent arch pain while walking?

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Dr. Eric Bluman
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
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In brief: Wrong term

Shin splints is a condition.
They are not used as a therapy.

In brief: Wrong term

Shin splints is a condition.
They are not used as a therapy.
Dr. Eric Bluman
Dr. Eric Bluman
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Possibly you meant arch supports or orthotics? Those can be used to prevent over pronation and prevent or relieve arch pain.
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