At Yeargain Foot & Ankle, we often see runners coming in for advice about foot pain. Unfortunately, with overuse, some runners are susceptible to many foot issues. So, if you’re a runner, we hope you’re taking good care of your feet. We understand how important your exercise and routines are for you.
In this post, the condition we’re talking about is Metatarsalgia. And yes, it can often affect runners. This painful condition involves the ball of the foot, it usually includes a tenderness when touched, and when stepping, the feet will feel sore and inflamed. Another way this condition can develop is if you regularly walk for exercise but don’t have supportive shoes.
This post looks at metatarsalgia treatment, what causes it, minimizing further injury, and how Yeargain Foot & Ankle can help you heal.