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Top Home Remedies For Heel Pain

Top Home Remedies For Heel Pain

Austin, TX certainly has a vibrant, active community. The Austin Runners Club is one local organization that promotes healthy living and physical activity, but there is a wide range of other opportunities for residents to engage in exercise and athletic programs as...

Tight Rope Procedure for Bunions

Tight Rope Procedure for Bunions

We here at AFAS are hoping you had an opportunity to enjoy some live music over the weekend.  If not, we’re sure that you’ve had the radio on lately to listen to some music. You may have heard some advertisement about a ‘new’ minimally invasive procedure to correct...

Athletes With Flat Feet

Athletes With Flat Feet

If you are an athlete you most likely have high standards you want to achieve. In any type of game, the power comes from your feet. When a structural problem exists, it requires you to be proactive on and off the field or court. Athletes with flat feet can be entirely...

Why Custom Orthotics Should Come From A Podiatrist

Why Custom Orthotics Should Come From A Podiatrist

You probably don’t think about it all too much (if ever), but your feet afford you the opportunity to do so much in life. Sure, your lower limbs allow you to stand and walk—to say nothing of activities that require running and/or jumping—but you even need your feet...

A Frequent Trail Running Injury

A Frequent Trail Running Injury

There is nothing more aggravating than injuring yourself halfway through a run, especially when you are on the hilly terrain of your favorite scenic trail. Unfortunately, injuries are more common during these trail runs due to the uneven terrain and hazardous objects...

Do Tendon Tears Fix Themselves Adequately?

Do Tendon Tears Fix Themselves Adequately?

If you have recently suffered from a partially or completely torn tendon then you may be wondering which treatment options have the most desirable outcome. Deciphering between Operative versus Non-operative treatment for tendon tears has been an ongoing debate for...

Early Morning Heel Pain

Early Morning Heel Pain

Here’s the scenario….You rise from a restful night’s sleep, step out of bed, and experience a sharp, stabbing pain in your heel. It hurts so bad that your hop back into bed or have to grab the bed or wall for balance. You gingerly proceed and the pain begins to...

Effects Of Limb Length Discrepancy On Knees And Hips

Effects Of Limb Length Discrepancy On Knees And Hips

Limb Length Discrepancy is relatively common amongst the general population, but for the majority of people, the differences in limb length are very small and therefore, do not cause any noticeable effects. However, those of you who are suffering from a larger, more...

Fix Fungal Nails

Fix Fungal Nails

It never gets particularly cold in Austin compared to other parts of the country, but even by our standards it’s been a blazing winter—the hottest, in fact, in recorded history! As the mercury rises even further and winter melts into spring and summer, those trusty...

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