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  • P faciiatis with no morning pain

    Hi I’ve been on orthodics fir 28 years About 18 months ago my chiropractor Talked me in to wearing his version of  foot levelers from a scan machine. Ive Always had a  cast of my feet. Everything seemed fine for a year and  about 8 months ago my feet are aching everyday .  What I...

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  • 6 Weeks Post-op Plantarfasciotomy

    Hi!  This is for anyone considering surgery for chronic Plantarfasciitis. I relented to surgery after suffering with PF for a year and failing all conservative treatments.  Today marks 6 weeks post-op. I am pain-free!  I can put full weight on my foot and I feel normal again!  The...

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  • My plantar fasciitis is getting worse

    I am a very active and sporty female who has had plantar fasciitis for a month now. It all started with me sitting in a chair and trying to curl my toes upwards when I suddenly felt a stabbing pain in my left heel. At first I thought that it was a cracked heel but was puzzled at how on earth it would...

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  • Foot pain from orthodics

    Hi I’ve been on orthodics fir 28 years About 18 months ago my chiropractor Talked me in to wearing his version of  foot levelers from a scan machine. I Always had a  cast of my feet. Everything seemed fine for a year and  8 months ago my feet are aching everyday . I’ve seen 3 podiatrist...

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  • Debilitating, can't walk at all. Help

    The other day I woke up with pain in my foot but ignored it and kept on with my day. By the end of the night I was in so much pain I could not walk. So I went to the ER and there they said I have plantar fasciitis. The doctor only gave me a note to be excused from work for 1 day. Mind you I can't...

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  • I thought it was never going to improve

    I have got to say the most annoying and stubborn condition I have ever had.  16 months ago it started and if I knew then what I know now, Things would be different.  Take it seriously as it becomes chronic and debilitating trust me.  I almost had to crawl out of bed each morning.  I...

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  • 15 months of PF pain....but wasn't exactly plantar fasciitis!

    I wanted to share my story....it's not over yet, but I pray it will be soon with a happy ending.  For 15 months I suffered with what was diagnosed by four doctors (2 podiatrists, 2 orthopedic surgeons) as plantar fasciitis.  Four cortisone shots over the 15 months (which would give me relief...

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  • Using crutches for Planters Fasciitis

    I was diagnosed with planters fasciitis in my right foot about a month ago.  The pain in my foot seemed to be getting worse than better so I decided to start using crutches to stay off of it as much as I could. I’m just wondering how long I’ll have to be on crutches until this unbearable pain finally...

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  • Does this sound like Plantar Fasciitis?

    New user here, any help would be appreciated. After wearing some new boots in January I developed an excruciating pain in the front/bottom of my heal.  The pain has lessened but months later it’s still there. Sometimes it spreads throughout the bottom of my foot. It worsens after standing or walking....

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  • Medial Plantar Nerve problem?

    Hi, Its been 2years since i'm having this problem under my foot. before i used to work as site engineer, and was asign at this big plantation without any problem on my foot. the problem is i can't rest, i keep walking and walking and walking to monitor my people's work because they're...

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  • Leg and knee pain with PF

    I've had PF for a year and a half. Dry needling has helped my foot but I have lots of pain in my hamstrings and back side of my knees(even the other leg). I do yoga and stretch a lot but nothing helps. Has anyone had similar issues and did anything help?

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  • Plantar fascitis/agony. Please help.

    I've had plantar fascitis for about 5 weeks in my left foot. It has been absolutely agonising. I have been a chef from the age of 16 until 27, being on my feet for hours on end with this is torture. I'm really struggling to cope at work and it has now started in my other foot as I've been...

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  • 8 Months with plantar fasciitis 21 y/o

    About 8 months ago I was diagnosed with plantar fasciitis on my right foot due to overuse of my flat feet without orthotics. A month or two later I began using the custom insoles but still had no relief so my podiatrist decided to try a cortisone injection in my foot. The injection only made the problem...

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  • Shoes for PF and high arch

    Hello all, I would like to know what shoes you guys recommend. PF on my right foot. As well as high arch. I mostly wear classic crocs bc I find them least annoying for my feet (although the pain is pretty much the same). Looking for all around sneakers that I can wear everyday for walks, work etc.....

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  • Wearing heels helps my heel pain??

    Ok so this is weird. I have had this throbbing pain for few days now under the bottom of my foot. However I wore some heels today as I read somewhere heels can ease PF anyways if completely worked! No pain whatsoever but the min I take if off and walk barefoot the unbearable pain comes back.

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  • Not sure what to do

    Work for railroad and right foot is worse then left, if I keep busy it doesn't bother me as much...but every morning or going from jobsite to jobsite it hurts

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  • Plantar fasciitis & playing sports

    Hi everyone.  I'm hoping that someone here can offer me some words of wisdom.  I've had plantar fasciitis in both feet for 6 months now.  I have recently got orthotics, which definitely help.  I also use an ice roller, use heelease machine, wear compression socks, and also...

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  • Heel Spur for 2 years

    Diagnosed with Plantar 2 years ago, misdiagnosed as heel spur 6 months ago, had injections, sonic treatment, did not touch it, x rays,scans, inserts tec.,NHS refused surgery, am in agony 24/7. I feel I want my foot amputation, no quality of life,practically house bound, have 2 daughters to look after,...

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  • Plantar Fasciitis solved! for me at least.

    Fat guy here decided to run and got PF in both feet, inner tendons and slightly the middle ones too. Crippling pain for 5 months, hard to walk. THEN the blizzard hit here in Virginia Beach. For nearly two weeks, I switched into my trusty snow stomping boots which lace halfway up my calfs, are insanely...

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  • Plantar Fasciitis

    I started with this with sudden excruciating pain 6 months ago,my Gp gave me excercises to do and after 8 weeks of no improvement I went to a physio who has got me back on my feet. Now I can walk again but my feet are always sore underneath,  though the PF was only in 1 foot....I have 3 pairs of...

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  • Planters Fasciitis

    I have it in both feet n neuroma in one. My pain so bad.  Get out of bed or standing after sitting a bit it’s like I need a walker. I’m 38 and I have been on my feet for 20 Years.   I am doing therapy now. I ice them and I am trying not to do the surgery.   I saw a show called the drs....

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  • heel pain

    hi all looking for some help, doctor diagnosed plantar fasciitis no confidence in  doctor took 10 days to send for me an  x ray after 3 visits with a broken bone in my foot a few years ago. I get no pain in the mornings  and day to day it is  not a problem. I  normally put in...

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  • Trying to figure out if I have plantar fasciiatis.....please help!

    I started to have some sharp pain in my heel (really one point I can push on and feels on the side and the bottom of the heel) one day a few weeks ago and thought I had just gotten one more joint hurting but it has gotten worst since. I am doing a lot of reading on the matter and thought that is was...

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  • ive had a op on foot and got pain in toe

    hi all i had a op last sunday on both feet for severe planta fascitis , ive got crutches as well, but not ive got pain in left toe and realy hurts, does anyone know what it could be, could i have a infection, they are both wrapped up so carnt see anything 

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  • Chronic Plantar Fasciitis for 3 yrs

    I have PF in both feet, in the arches and its very painful. I have tried lots of things such as shock wave therapy, orthotics in my shoes, corticosteroid injections, taping, physio..... But nothing seems to work. I go to see the chiropractor regularly just to keep things moving but things have got worse...

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  • Foot insoles

    Hi, has anyone tried insoles for PF? If so, which ones are the best? I've tried so many and I don't want to waste anymore money until I hear from someone on this forum who DOES NOT have high instep but pain on the heel. Thanks.

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