Friday, November 17th, 2017

Strassburg Sock

The Strassburg Sock is used to treat Plantar Fasciitis, Achilles Tendonitis, Heel Pain and Tight Calf Muscles. 
The device consists of a tubular knit material that fits “over the calf” with 2 attached adjustable straps to maintain the foot in a neutral to slightly stretched position. When worn at night the device will apply a force [...]

Strassburg Sock Review

I have tried all kinds of treatments for my plantar fasciitis but using the Strassburg Sock seems to be working well for me. If you suffer from plantar fasciitis, heel pain, heel spurs, tight calves or achilles tendonitis this is an inexpensive treatment that I totally recommend.
The Strassbug sock is different from other types of night boots, braces [...]

Top Five Foot Heel Pain Remedies

Years of walking and running can wear down our feet, and can be hard on our heels. Likewise, poor circulation, improperly trimmed toenails, disease and tight fitting shoes all contribute to pain in the heel.

Massage with water 
This treatment is ideal for any type of foot or heel pain and only needs a container of hot [...]

The 5 Minute Plantar Fasciitis Solution (Book Review)

January 5, 2010 by apainintheheel  
Filed under Heel Pain - Plantar Fasciitis

The 5 Minute Plantar Fasciitis Solution is a 96 page book that is quick, simple and easy to read. While it centers around a five minute treatment program that can easily be done at home, it actually provides more than that. As they say, information is the best cure there is for anything else. And [...]

How do athletes treat Plantar Fasciitis?

October 30, 2009 by apainintheheel  
Filed under Heel Pain - Plantar Fasciitis

Eli Manning, Quarterback of the New York Giants was diagnosed with Plantar Fasciitis in early October, 2009. Plantar fasciitis is the inflammation of the plantar fascia, a tissue which runs along the bottom of the foot. This inflammation began during the Giants game versus Kansas City.
Plantar fasciitis is not a totally debilitating injury, however pain [...]

The Top 7 Best Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis

October 28, 2009 by apainintheheel  
Filed under Heel Pain - Plantar Fasciitis

Those who have been diagnosed with Plantar Fasciitis or have heel pain know how painful this condition can get. There are several different ways you can treat this condition and get good results. However there is one thing to remember, every treatment will not work for everyone. So just try them out and see how [...]

Medical Leader in Treating Plantar Fasciitis With Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) Cautions

October 22, 2009 by apainintheheel  
Filed under Heel Pain - Plantar Fasciitis

Here is a recent article that I came across which discusses the use of Shock Wave Therapy for plantar fasciitis treatment. This therapy is a non-invasive alternative to surgery and seems to have great success.
Suffering for months with Plantar Fasciitis, Eli Manning, one of the NFL’s star quarterbacks, continues to struggle with the intense pain [...]