Symptoms, remedies, treatments and care for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the fibrous tissue (plantar fascia) along the bottom of your foot that connects your heel bone to your toes. Plantar fasciitis typically causes a stabbing pain in the bottom of your foot near the heel. The pain is usually the worst with the first few steps after awakening, although it can also be triggered by long periods of standing or rising from sitting. The pain is usually worse after exercise, not during it.

Remedy:

Do stretching exercise  Popularity: 17  Effectiveness: 4.0  
Wear splint at night  Popularity: 11  Effectiveness: 4.5  
Massage with essential oil  Popularity: 8  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Use cold and hot compress  Popularity: 5  Effectiveness: 3.9  



Cannot find information on an ailment or condition? Submit it to our system