“I suffered with chronic heel pain for over a year. I finally went to see Dr. Fritz who examined me and performed X-rays on the same visit. He diagnosed me with plantar fasciitis. After a course of physical therapy, a cortisone shot and a pair of custom orthotics I’m able to walk pain free again.
By now you have probably seen people running in these glove like sneakers creations and wondered should I try them? Minimalist and barefoot running shoes have become very popular recently. A barefoot shoe is a shoe that really only provides protection from debris. They are very flexible and allow full
We all know the benefits of running. Improved endurance, weight loss, and stress reduction just to name a few. With these benefits also comes risk of injury. Each foot is a complex structure that has 28 bones, 33 joints, and 112 ligaments. Needless to say there are a lot of
Prevention of muscle cramps can be achieved by warm up and stretching of your muscles before and after any work out activity. Proper hydration and replacement of electrolytes is also important. Appropriate shoe gear for the activity you are participating in is also key to preventing cramping. A gradual increase