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  • Leg Length Discrepancy And Shoe Lifts

    29 April 2015

    Overview The two major categorizations of LLD are structural and functional. A third more minor category is environmental. In structural LLD there is an actual anatomical difference in the bones of the lower extremities where one side becomes shorter...

  • Calcaneal Apophysitis Facts And Figures

    19 May 2015

    Overview It is important to know that foot pain is not only limited to grown-ups. Often active, healthy children will complain of pain in one or both heels shortly after walking, running, engaging or playing sports. The pain is usually felt at the back...

  • Do I Suffer From Over-Pronation Of The Foot

    06 June 2015

    Overview If the inner side of your shoes are especially worn, you could be overpronating. Excessive inward roll of the foot after landing, such that the foot continues to roll when it should be pushing off. This twists the foot, shin and knee and can...

  • Hammertoes Surgery

    26 June 2015

    Overview A hammertoes is a contracture of the toes as a result of a muscle imbalance between the tendons on the top and the tendons on the bottom of the toe. They can be flexible or rigid in nature. When they are rigid, it is not possible to straighten...

  • Hammer Toe Caused By Running

    27 June 2015

    Overview There are two types of Hammer toes. Flexible hammer toes. If the toe can still be moved at the joint, it's a flexible hammer toe. That's good, because this is an earlier, less-severe form of the problem. There may be several treatment options....