Plantar Fasciitis Treatment & Symptoms
If you have pain and stiffness on the bottom of your heel when you walk, you may have a condition called plantar fasciitis. The pain is usually worst in the morning, starting right after getting off the bed and becomes a nagging pain throughout the whole day. Some people may have some heel spurs or suffer no symptoms at all. Patients who have this condition are advised to seek plantar fasciitis treatment as soon as possible to avoid increasing pain and daily inconvenience.
What is Plantar Fasciitis?
Plantar Fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain in adults. It means the inflammation of the plantar fascia (“itis” means inflammation in Latin). The plantar fascia is a tough band of tissue that connects heel bone to toes. It supports the arch of foot and helps you walk.