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Foot pain is a common symptom of many running injuries. It can have many causes and each cause will require a slightly different treatment approach. Learn about the most common foot injuries in runners, how to diagnose them, and what treatments work best.
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Running can cause and worsen plantar fasciitis.
Jan 31, 2024
8 min
Running and plantar fasciitis - your questions answered
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Foot Pain
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
Let us explain the difference between heel spur and plantar fasciitis.
Jan 31, 2024
8 min
Heel spur vs. plantar fasciitis: What’s the difference and how to treat it
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Foot Pain
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Icing for Achilles tendonitis - When and how to ice your Achilles tendon.
Nov 9, 2023
7 min
Does Achilles tendonitis icing work? Your top questions answered
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Pain Management
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
The best exercises for Achilles tendonitis are calf raises.
Nov 9, 2023
9 min
How to tailor your calf raise exercises for Achilles tendonitis
  • Injuries
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
How to treat your Achilles
Nov 8, 2023
10 min
Home treatment for Achilles tendonitis: The top 3 proven strategies
  • Injuries
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Learn what causes running overuse injuries, what warning signs to look out for and find examples of overuse injuries in runners.
Nov 22, 2023
4 min
Unraveling overuse injuries in runners: Identifying and responding to early warning signs
  • Prevention
  • Running Injuries Prevention
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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