Your Guide to Plantar Fasciitis and Available Treatments

Plantar fasciitis is a condition that occurs when there is some type of trauma to the plantar fascia. This is the band of tissue that goes from one end of your foot to the other. The trauma can be inflammation, bruising, a tear, etc. Many things can cause plantar fasciitis, including wearing the wrong shoes, too much walking on a hard surface, excessive standing, weight gain, and more. You can learn about the symptoms of plantar fasciitis and some available treatments below.