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Heel Pain

Plantar Fasciitis or Something Else? What to Consider When That Heel Pain Doesn't Improve

Dr. Joseph Horrigan | Posted 11.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Horrigan

While most cases of plantar foot pain are actually plantar fasciitis and should respond to treatment accordingly, there is an old expression in health care that still holds true: "If the patient does not improve, the treatment or the diagnosis is wrong."

Which Shoes Are The Worst For Your Feet? (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams & Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.06.2013 | Style

We all know the pain of high heels after a long day or the soreness of walking several miles in flats. But what are our shoes actually doing to our fe...

I Wore Prada To Temple For Yom Kippur And I Lived To Tell The Tale

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 12.04.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

Not only was my walk up to the front of the temple painful and scary, but my time standing on the bimah was even more difficult. As I read the passages, all I could think about were my shoes. I was in pain and hoped nobody could tell.

Are High Heels Bad For Your Health?

Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living

By Cathy Zhu A pair of 5-inch stilettos can add the finishing touch to any outfit. After all, aren't Louboutins and Manolos a girl's best friend?...

The 9 Most Painful Fashion Trends Ever

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Growing up my mom had a saying: "Beauty is pain." What she meant was that as women, there's a certain amount of discomfort in our beauty practices (an...

How To Avoid Heel Pain In The Morning

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 12.13.2011 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

If the first step out of bed results in heel pain, then there is a good chance that you may suffer from a condition called "plantar fasciitis."

High Heels May Cause Long Term Damage

Carrie Hammer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Carrie Hammer

My feet hurt. I know that other women's feet hurt too. Usually when I go to a party there's a chance I'll hear some iteration of, "Get me another drin...

Plantar Fasciitis: Overcoming Heel and Arch Pain Naturally

Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld

Millions of Americans suffer from foot and ankle injuries every year, and many people are experiencing these disorders at a much younger age than a generation ago. One of the most common foot maladies is plantar fasciitis.

If Your First Step Is Painful...

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Eli Manning's right heel injury reminds us of a common problem that affects athletes, both competitive and recreational alike - plantar fasciitis.