Babara Delreal

Feet Trouble Explained

Entries from 2015-05-01 to 1 month

What Would Cause Severs Disease?

Overview Sever's disease or Calcaneal apophysitis is a condition that affects children between the ages of 10 and 13 years. It is characterized by pain in one or both heels with walking. During this phase of life, growth of the bone is tak…

Achilles Tendon Rupture How Do I Know I Have One?

Overview A tendon is a band of tissue that connects a muscle to a bone. The Achilles tendon runs down the back of the lower leg and connects the calf muscle to the heel bone. Also called the "heel cord," the Achilles tendon facilitates wal…