What is Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis is the medical term given to a painful condition affecting the plantar fascia on the underside of the foot. It is also commonly … [Read more...]

Similar Conditions

Not all heel pain will actually be plantar fasciitis, so it is important to seek professional help to rule out other possibilities. Fat Pad … [Read more...]

About Heel Spurs

A common misconception is that plantar faciitis or policeman's heel is caused by a heel spur. A heel spur is a hook of bone that can form under the … [Read more...]

Why is Plantar fasciitis called Policeman’s foot?

There are many terms for plantar fasciitis and Policeman's foot is probably the most widely used. The term Policeman's foot probably comes from the … [Read more...]