Heel Pain May Be Plantar Fasciitis

If you have unremitting heel pain that often accompanies this phenomenon, than it is very likely that you have a condition known as plantar fasciitis. It is one of the most common causes of heel pain. The fibrous tissue that runs across your arch and connects to your heel bone has to be incredibly strong … Continued

Exercise Ideas for Patients With Diabetes

Keeping your weight under control through regular exercise is essential for diabetics and it is a proven safe and effective method of controlling blood sugar levels. Many patients with diabetes are struggling to incorporate daily exercise into their health regimens, and it can be a daunting task for those who have been sedentary for many … Continued

Football Injuries

With football season in full swing, it is inevitable that some unfortunate players will suffer an injury that puts them out of commission for several games or the whole season. Even though school and professional sports teams train carefully, vigorously and rigorously, injuries in high contact sports like football and lacrosse are common.   Some … Continued

What is Clubfoot?

Clubfoot is one of the most common inherited abnormalities, affecting about 1 in every 1,000 newborns. It is characterized by the inward rotation of the ankle which causes the soles of the feet to face each other. The condition can also affect only one foot. Without proper identification and treatment, clubfoot can create major difficulties … Continued