Plantar fasciitis is a common foot problem, which can become a real discomfort for the sufferer. It occurs when the plantar fascia, which runs from the heel to the toes connectors, it is inflamed, causing pain in the heel when the foot is on the floor after long periods of rest, tension on the sole foot, heat and reddening in the area.

When the plantar fascia becomes inflamed, the pain in the heel and sole is installed resulting extremely uncomfortable for the patient, who often see their daily activities limited because of the discomfort.