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05 Oct 2009

sore heels
Hi
my cousin is constantly in pain, her feet are sore, there is no confort on any type of shoe, she says her heels feel inflamed and the top of her foot with her toes feeling like it' s cracked. what can she do ? who can she see? what could be the cause? is it weight related?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Posh

Plantar fasciitis is a very common heel pain and is related to being overweight. I suggest that you see a podiatrist, they will be able to assess your foot, make a diagnosis and recommend a treatment plan.

Regards
Chris
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