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  • n. Inflammation of the fascia

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Examples

  • See, I got a case of plantar fascitis (spelling?) which persisted for 18 months.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Burger lite.

  • In my case, why -- despite years of reasonable physical activity and almost never wearing high heels -- am I the one who gets a torn ligament and plantar fascitis and collapsing arches and all the rest of it, while these other women swan around in their stilettos without problems?

    mrissa: Hollywood broken leg theory

  • I currently have a stress fracture in my left foot probably due in part to a weakening of my bones from steroids used with chemo and overcompensation from plantar fascitis, so I am swimming and riding the spin bike with no tension and modifying my strength training.

    Andrea Metcalf: We Choose to Climb Series 1

  • I believe it is plantar fascitis and the cramping can be supremely painful.

    Fashion & Health: Footwear Fallout « Colleen Anderson

  • For instance, I didn't get up at midnight and trip over the strassburg sock strap I'm using to cure plantar fascitis and fall ingloriously in a heap knocking over the bedroom fan and busting my kneecap last night, I got up and did battle with an invading Zorg Warrior they're only knee high on me who smashed his helmet into my kneecap, causing that lump there.

    April 18, 2010

  • Becoming a Redskins fan is something that has happened very gradually to me, along with the onset of recurring middle-age physical pains like plantar fascitis.

    Redskins worse than Staten Island Stapletons!

  • Notes: The Clippers were without Marcus Camby (sprained left ankle), Chris Kaman (flu), Ricky Davis (sore left knee), and Mardy Collins (right foot plantar fascitis).

    USATODAY.com

  • They used their 30th different starting lineup, with center Chris Kaman returning to action after missing 48 games because of plantar fascitis in his left foot.

    USATODAY.com

  • I have serious pain in the bottom of my foot- plantar fascitis?

    Structure, Weight Gain, and Life

  • My recent bout with plantar fascitis (when they tell you not run right after a half marathon they mean it) has me grounded and I have gone from this typical kick around shoe (mine is in silver) to this.

    Tagged by Fat Doctor

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