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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Student Report on Achilles Tendinopathy

Here`s a blog from a Coop-Student with a Chiropractor in Mississauga… Achilles Tendinopathy Cause: Increased gastroc-soleus contraction will overstress the tendon Overuse activities, ie. running Excessive Stretch of the tendon will cause strain Weight gain/ pregnancy/ overweight Toe running causing increased gastroc-soleus activity Over pronation & whipping of tendon (sideshear)     Signs and Symptoms:…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Achilles Tendonitis

Here’s another Blog by aMississaugaChiropractor…   Do you experience pain at the back of the ankle, just above the heel bone? Does the pain limit you from performing daily activities such as climbing stairs or walking?                           If so, you may be experiencing…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Plantar Fasciitis

Here’s another Blog by a Mississauga Chiropractor… Do your first few steps out of bed in the morning cause severe pain in your heel?  Does the pain then gradually decrease with walking? Or does your heel hurt after jogging or playing sports? You might be suffering from a condition called Plantar Fasciitis, a common cause…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: My Achilles Injury

Here’s another blog by a Mississauga Chiropractor… I finished my first running workout in 3 weeks yesterday, and I finally had a pain free run.  Three weeks ago at the track, I had a mild tear in my left achilles tendon.  It left me hobbling for the next few days.  I couldn’t push off properly…