Category Archive for: ‘Plantar Fasciitis’

New Twist on Treatment of Foot Pain

‘Dry-needling,’ steroids effective against plantar fasciitis, researchers sayPosted December 1, 2008 By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Dec. 1 (HealthDay News) — Italian researchers say they’ve developed a fast, effective, non-invasive treatment for the painful foot condition known as plantar fasciitis. Using a combination of “dry-needling” and steroid injections guided by ultrasound, the researchers say their approach achieved a 95 percent …

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