Running with Peroneal Tendonitis

Do you think you have Peroneal Tendonitis? The two peroneal tendons(A tendon is a band if tissue that connects muscles to bone) in the foot run side-by-side behind the outer ankle bone. One peroneal tendon attaches to the outer part of the midfoot, while the other tendon runs under the foot and attaches near the inside of the arch. These tendons are important because they … Continue reading Running with Peroneal Tendonitis

Are you running with pain in your heel? It could be Achilles Tendonitis.

Besides your heel getting the name from the Greek Hero, Achilles, it also has a common injury for runners known as Achilles Tendonitis. It is a common condition that causes pain down the back of the leg near the heel. Besides being¬†the largest tendon in the body, it connects your calf muscles to your heel bone and is used when you walk, run, and jump.¬†Although … Continue reading Are you running with pain in your heel? It could be Achilles Tendonitis.