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Disorders of the Achilles tendonitis

Disorders of the Achilles tendonitis

The Achilles Tendon: What is it? The location of the Achilles tendon insertion point is shown in a foot anatomy diagram. The band of tissue that runs down the back of the lower leg, linking the calf muscle to the heel bone, is the Achilles tendon, where Achilles...

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How Long Is the Education Process for Podiatry?

How Long Is the Education Process for Podiatry?

Podiatry Podiatry doctors who treat ailments of the foot are referred to as podiatrists. They are skilled in diagnosing various foot conditions in addition to providing quality treatment. Podiatric medicine is considered to be a specialty, involving the feet and...

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Self Care in Elderly Patients

Self Care in Elderly Patients

Self care may decrease with elderly patients. This can be a result of having poor circulation, and it may be difficult to wash and dry the feet. Research has indicated that chronic medical conditions may increase in elderly patients, and this can make it difficult to...

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Common Types of Running Injuries

Common Types of Running Injuries

Running injuries are common among people who are athletic. It is important to practice running injury prevention techniques, and this can be accomplished in several ways. Warming up and cooling down before running is essential in keeping the body strong, and free of...

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What Is A Plantar Facscia Rupture?

What Is A Plantar Facscia Rupture?

A band of tissue that connects your heel to your toes, called the plantar fascia, often becomes inflamed and is one of the most common causes of heel pain. Sometimes this tissue can also rupture, which may feel like a tearing pain in the arch of the foot. It is...

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When The Back Of Your Heel Is Painful

When The Back Of Your Heel Is Painful

When The Back Of Your Heel Is Painful Pain behind the heel, known as posterior heel pain, can be caused by several conditions. Achilles’ tendonitis is an inflammation of the tendon that attaches to the back of the heel. The inflammation may be caused by tears or...

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Gout Pain Can Be Managed

Gout Pain Can Be Managed

Gout Pain Gout is a painful, inflammatory form of arthritis. Those affected will typically feel an intense stiffness in the joints of their feet, particularly in the big toe. Schedule a visit to learn about how gout can be managed and treated.

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