Prolonged and intense physical activity and standing work can trigger the appearance of a heel spur. Such a disease cannot be ignored, as it is fraught with serious consequences. What is heel spur and how to treat it, read on.
What is the heel spur?
A calcaneal spur – thin tendon runs at the sole of the foot, which starts from the heel, runs along the bottom of the foot and attaches to the toes. Normally, this tendon serves as a shock absorber. But if you systematically overstrain it , it can lead to inflammation.