Runners’ feet take a pounding, and over time the plantar fascia and its associated structures may become damaged with microtears, bone spurs or stress fractures. Correct diagnosis and treatment are key to full performance recovery. In its early stages, plantar fasciopathy usually presents as heel pain. Careful assessment will distinguish plantar fasciopathy from other causes of heel pain.
ACL Basics A common and debilitating knee injury is a tear of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament, or ACL. This important structure holds the tibia bone of the shin in place, preventing it from shifting forward. during movement. The ACL is responsible for roughly 90 percent of knee stability in adults. Because torn ligaments cannot repair […]Read More (0)
If you have ever been treated for pain with chiropractic care, you know that it can make an amazing difference in how well you feel and how well are able to function. You may have wondered about the underlying mechanisms of chiropractic manipulation, and why the treatment is so effective. It all boils down to […]Read More (0)