What is Sever’s disease? Sever’s disease occurs in children when the part of the heel that is still growing, the growth plate, is injured. The foot is one of the first body parts in children to grow to full size. Typically this occurs in early puberty. During this time, bones often grow faster than surrounding muscles and tendons. […]
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What is Sever’s Disease? What can you do about it? According to KidsHealth.com Sever’s Disease or Calcaneal Apophysitis is a bone condition that is product of inflammation of the growth plate in the heel of the foot that typically occurs between 8 and 14 years old. The pain of Sever’s Disease stems from the heel […]
Your kids are growing fast. It seems like you just bought them a whole new wardrobe and they are already complaining that their shoes are too tight. Thinking about insoles for your children may be one of the last things on your mind, but they are actually extremely important for their health. Below are four main reasons […]
Finding the right pair of insoles to meet your exact needs is important. Many people don’t realize that you shouldn’t be wearing running insoles if you’re playing basketball or vice versa. Each insole is designed to meet the many different conditions the body is exposed to. All the jumping in basketball puts stress on different areas of […]
Everyone want’s their children to be healthy and active, but what many people don’t think about is the health risks that this can cause. Our children are more susceptible to injuries and vulnerabilities than we realize. One major vulnerability are their feet.