Homeopathic treatment for
Have you had a problem waking up in
the morning and keeping your feet down,Your heel pains terribly for the first
few minutes and as you begin to walk the pain gradually subsides or you sit for
a while and when you get up from the seat your heel gives you agonizing pain
till you walk a few steps.
You could be suffering from calcaneal spur.
The spur is deposition of calcium around the ligaments and tendons of the foot
where they attach to the heel bone. The spur grows from the bone and into the
flesh of the foot.
A bony spur projecting from the back or underside of the heel bone (the
calcaneus). A calcaneal spur is also called a heel spur.The calcaneal spur is
seen most often in persons over the age of 40.These are also assosiated with
osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis,Reiter's disease, ankylosing spondylitis,
and diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis..
Spurs at the back of the heel are associated with inflammation of the Achilles
tendon (Achilles tendinitis) and cause tenderness and pain at the back of the
heel that is made worse by pushing off the ball of the foot.
Spurs under the sole (plantar area) are associated with inflammation of the
plantar fascia (the bowstring-like tissue stretching from the heel underneath
the sole) and cause localised tenderness and pain made worse by stepping down on
Heel spurs and plantar fascitis are also associated with
osteoarthritis,rheumatoid arthritis,Reiter's disease, ankylosing spondylitis,
and diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis.
Deposition of calcium
Poor circulation of the blood
Continuous painful aching
Severe pain when you start to walk after rest
Pain decreases as you walk
Not all heel spurs cause symptoms. Some are discovered on X-rays taken for other
Tips for Relief
Elevation of the affected foot and leg
Applying gentle heat to the painful area
Icing reduces pain and inflammation
Donut-shaped shoe inserts
Foam rubber pad in the heel of the shoe
The traditional allopathic approach is to give a steroid shot locally which will
take care of the symptoms for a few months but it invariably comes back plus the
side effects of the steroids or in worse cases surgery is opted but Homeopathy
has a sure shot remedy for this problem.
Homeopathy medicines have the ability to dissolve the calcium deposits on the
bone,tendons and ligaments,thereby giving the patient total relief.He gets cured
Once the deposits get dissolved.
Pulsatilla,Rhododendron,Rhus tox,Calcarea carb,Ruta,Hekla Lava,Chelidonium,Ledum
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