Heel spur/plantar fasciitis
Heel support for relieving heel pain caused by a calcaneal spur or plantar fasciitis.
Heel spur removal and plantar fasciitis surgery are rare and only chosen as a last-line treatment. All about the procedures and recovery times →
What causes plantar fasciitis and heel spurs?
Plantar fasciitis occurs when the plantar fascia tissue suffers excessive load and stress. Discover what causes plantar fasciitis: foot shape, shoes...
Treatment for heel spurs: 6 common misconceptions
EPITACT sheds light on 6 common misconceptions about the recommendations and effectiveness of heel spur treatment options.
Symptoms of plantar fasciitis and heel spurs
Heel spurs and plantar fasciitis cause intense and stabbing heel pain. EPITACT describes the symptoms of plantar fasciitis.
Heel spur vs plantar fasciitis: differences
What are the differences between plantar fasciitis and a heel spur? EPITACT clears up the confusion between these foot problems.
Who, why and how do you get plantar fasciitis?
Heel spur causes intense and disabling pain in the heel. Who is the most subject to this foot condition and what are the risk factors?
Soothing and preventing heel spur
If you get the painful feeling that your flesh is ripping up when your heel hits the ground, find out here how to prevent and relieve it!
Exercises for plantar fasciitis: stretches and massage
Simple muscle and stretching exercises are part of the first main treatments to soothe the pain caused by plantar fasciitis.
Heel spur and plantar fasciitis diagnosis
How to know if you have a heel spur/plantar fasciitis and what to do? What are the steps in the diagnosis and the solutions to relieve heel pain?
What is the treatment for plantar fasciitis?
The treatment of plantar fasciitis and heel spurs is mainly based on the combination of several therapeutic options.