It’s no secret that we’re familiar with chronic foot pain and common foot conditions here at Support the Foot. In fact, we’ve dedicated our lives and careers to helping those suffering from foot pain find alternative methods for pain management to avoid surgery. The catalyst for developing QUICK TAPE was born of a common foot […]
These days, CBD dispensaries can be found in most cities, with topical products, tinctures, and even edibles available in various strains and strengths claiming to treat everything from anxiety to chronic pain—including foot pain.
But is CBD an effective option for those suffering from foot conditions like plantar fasciitis? We dug into some research to get […]
Summer is in full-swing, and if you’re sporting your favorite flip-flops on the reg, you’ll want to read on! While they may be cute and convenient, they’re not doing your feet (or your knees, hips, or back) any favors.
Are flip-flops bad for foot health?
Flip-flops are a staple summer footwear option, perfect for the beach, pool, […]
Here at Support the Foot, helping people keep their feet healthy and happy is our passion. And we’re proud that our QUICK TAPE® foot support straps help thousands of patients every day—so they can play their favorite sports, gain fitness, and go about their daily lives without foot pain.
If there’s one other group who really […]
Whether your sport of choice is ultra running or gardening, occasional aches and pains are part of life. While serious or lingering injuries may call for a trip to the doctor’s office, minor pain and swelling can usually be managed at home. One of the most well-known DIY pain relief remedies is Epsom salt soaks.
Support the Foot Gives the Low-Down on QUICK TAPE & Foot Taping for Plantar Fasciitis on this Episode of eHealth Radio
Do you have foot pain? Anyone who has chronic discomfort in the feet knows how much it can impact your day-to-day life, preventing you from doing the things you love most. Lori Coates, founder of QUICK TAPE®, understands—she had to watch her son battle pain from plantar fasciitis for almost a decadel before they were […]
Aches and pains happen. Maybe someone your dad’s age can chalk it up to getting older, but you’re still in the prime of your life. So, what gives? While it is most likely something minor and treatable, there are many culprits that could be behind unexplained pain.
If you’ve ever asked yourself “what is causing my […]
It starts as a vague, nagging pain just above your sock line. Then it feels like someone is kicking you in the shin bone. Pretty soon, every step feels like your shin is on fire. You have shin splints (you think), and they HURT.
Shin splints are an injury that seems to plague almost every runner […]
Our feet have one of the hardest jobs in the world. We rely on them to take us where we want to go, and in return we subject them to all sorts of hardship: perhaps you have a job that requires you to stand all day, you’re an avid hiker or marathon runner, or you […]