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Painful Achilles Tendon: Flat Footed Slippers, Sandals, and Shoes Might be the Culprit

One of my patients on massage called me yesterday to give them (with her mother, and older sister) massage therapy at their home. She complained that her left achilles tendon is painful. I asked what might have caused it but there is nothing she can remember. All she knows was she was carrying vegetables she bought and was walking when the pain started to bother her. From that explanation, I asked if she was wearing slippers that […]

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