5 Common Exercise Injuries of the Foot

Exercising is one of the most effective ways to keep healthy and fit. It can even be a remedy for some disease conditions, including obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, and other common medical afflictions. Of course, exercise itself can also place great demands on your body, including the feet. In this article we examine some of the common injuries that are associated with exercise, and what you can do to prevent them.

All of these common exercise injuries are treated by podiatrist Gabriel Maislos, DPM, FACFAS and the staff of Houston Foot and Ankle Care. Just because they are common, doesn’t mean that you should accept living in pain. Call us at (713) 541-3199 to schedule an appointment for your foot and ankle needs. We accept most major forms of medical insurance.

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