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.

The feet are a fundamental part of the body, support our weight, get us where we want to go and are the first to suffer if we are tired after walking more than usual. But despite its importance we deal little with its care, this lack of attention is reflected over the years, making our feet to develop sensitivities, pain and various foot problems.


Whymy heel hurts mein summer? During the hot months sandals become our regular shoes in the search for ease some of the effect of high temperatures. That is why in the summer season it is common to begin to suffer pain in the heel, a condition that causes many patients consult a podiatrist.