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Emma25Emma25 Posts: 2
edited 1. Jan 2018, 12:13 in Say Hello Archive
Hello Everyone

I am here looking for plantar fasciitis shoes for my mother cause she has plantar fasciitis problem in foot.

Hope you guys help

Thanks

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  • moderatormoderator Posts: 4,082 mod
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hello Emma25

    Welcome to Arthritis Care Forums. As mods we are here to help with any problems you may have on the message boards.

    There are lots of lovely people here with a wide range of experiences with arthritis and the problems of living with the condition. Just join in wherever you like you will be made very welcome.

    I look forward to seeing you posting on the boards.

    All best wishes

    John
  • dreamdaisydreamdaisy Posts: 31,567 ✭✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I suffered from PF so my rheumatologist referred me to physiotherapy, I still do the exercises and it hasn't troubled me since. (I have an auto-immune arthritis plus OA.)

    Regarding footwear I don't think you can get anything especially for PF but better quality makes are more comfortable, more supportive and longer-lasting. DD
    Have you got the despatches? No, I always walk like this. Eddie Braben
  • stickywicketstickywicket Posts: 25,993 ✭✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I think the main thing with shoes is to buy ones with a good arch support and cushioned sole. It's also important not to kick them off in favour of slippers or mules once home.

    Has your mother been given exercises? They really will help.
    “There is always a well-known solution to every human problem - neat, plausible, and wrong.” H.L. Mencken
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