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September Articles 2012
... Achilles tendonitis is another cause of heel pain...

Steroids Aid in Reduction of Heel Pain
... ● Achilles tendonitis is another cause of heel pain...

October Articles 2012
...Landing on the front feet constantly also increases the risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

New Study on Barefoot Running Released; Barefoot Running May Reduce Injuries
... - Risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

July Articles 2013
...  Landing on the front of the feet can also cause Achilles tendonitis, or worse yet, a rip or rupture of the Achilles tendon...

Barefoot Running Requires Slow Transition and Injury Free Feet
... -Risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

June Articles 2014
...  Landing on the front of the feet can also cause Achilles tendonitis, or worse yet, a rip or rupture of the Achilles tendon...

Woman Plans to Run Barefoot Across Wales
... -Risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

July Articles 2014
...Landing on the front feet constantly also increases the risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

Worthy Charity Gets Boost From Barefoot Record Holder
... -Risk of getting Achilles tendonitis...

February Articles 2015
... Achilles tendonitis is another cause of heel pain...

Acupuncture Effective Treatment for Heel Pain
...Acupuncture has been especially effective for those suffering from Achilles tendonitis and plantar fasciitis...

March Articles 2015
... Orthotic devices may be used to: Support the foot or ankle Align the foot or ankle Correct/prevent foot deformities Improve function of the lower extremity Types of Ankle/Foot Orthotics: Full contact orthotic Heel insert Orthotics have been known to reduce or even remove pain in conditions such as flat feet, Achilles tendonitis, rheumatoid arthritis, plantar fasciitis, bunions and heel pain...

Heels not the only Culprit for Women’s Foot Pain
... Flats and flip-flops, according to the Cleveland Clinic, have been known to aggravate and irritate foot conditions such as Achilles tendonitis, metatarsalgia, and plantar fasciitis...

Sports Injuries
... Martial Arts and Kick Boxing Injuries commonly seen as a result of martial arts and kick boxing include plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, and ankle sprains...

November Articles 2015
...Landing on the front of your feet can also cause Achilles tendonitis because of the overuse of the Achilles tendon...

Barefoot Exercises have Benefits for the Feet
... Barefoot running contains many advantages, including: A lower risk for ankle and foot injuries Improvement in balance and body  posture Strengthens muscles in the lower legs, ankles and feet that are not normally worked when wearing shoes There are also some disadvantages to barefoot running, which include: Lack of shoes increases the risk of incurring blisters, scrapes, bruises and cuts Risk of Achilles tendonitis as a result of landing on the front of your feet constantly Needing time and transition to adjust as the switch cannot be automatic Start on even, flat surfaces and consider investing in minimalist running shoes...

Skipping Injury on the Court
... Achilles Tendonitis occurs when the tendon becomes inflamed from repeated stress...

Achilles Tendonitis Treatments
... While it may be initially gratifying for your ego to continue exercising after you feel the mild ache of Achilles tendonitis, once the pain and discomfort of a worsening injury kick in, you may wish to reassess your motives—Achilles tendonitis hurts!!! The usual initial treatments for Achilles tendonitis and related tendon and ligament injuries include: RICE—Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation...

Heel Pain After Sleeping
... Treatment for overuse injuries includes: Ice to decrease swelling Check your shoes for proper cushioning in the heel Try lower impact activities, such as biking or swimming For pain lasting more than a few days or a couple of weeks see your foot doctor Some other causes of early morning heel pain include Achilles tendonitis and arthritis...

Different Causes of Heel Pain
... Achilles tendonitis—The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in your body and runs along the back of your heel to connect to your calf muscle...

Common Disorders of the Achilles Tendon
... Achilles Tendonitis and Achilles Tendonosis Two common disorders that occur in the heel cord are Achilles tendonitis and Achilles tendonosis...

Basketball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Field Hockey Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...   Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Football Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Lacrosse Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...   Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Rugby Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...  Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Running and Track Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...Runners are susceptible to overuse injuries including heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, neuromas, capsulitis of the second toe, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Running Injuries
...  Runners are susceptible to overuse injuries including heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, neuromas, MPJ capsulitis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children/adolescents...

Soccer Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Tennis Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...  Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...

Volleyball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
...  Overuse and excessive training can lead to heel pain (plantar fasciitis), Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, stress fractures, posterior tibial tendonitis (or PTTD), and calcaneal apophysitis in children and adolescents...