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21 Apr 2006

Grandmother with painful heel
Hi

My grandmother 68 suffers from a painful heel she says its a sharp stabbing pain and finds it hard to stand or walk. she is in rural transkei and its difficult to commute to specialists - what remedies would u recommend for her to use to eliviate this pain as well as knees.
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physiotherapist

01 Jan 0001

Hi Lulu

Get her to stretch the calf and get someone to massage it - often there is a referral from here in to the heel.

Douglas
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