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60 Years Of Tennis Disrupted By Plantar Fasciitis

Author: Barbara S.
Skill: Dental Professional
Date: 10-15-2015
Views: 12,021
Word Count: 184
Questions Received: 6
Testimonial ID: 10780-OR
Brand Neutral: Yes

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I have been an avid tennis player for over 60 years and have finally succumbed to plantar fasciitis, which is a painful inflammation of the fascia running from the heel to the toes on the bottoms of the feet. I have gotten to the point that I cannot even walk anymore, and so I have had to stop playing tennis for over one month now.

I finally went to the doctor. At first he helped me with a cortisone shot (which I normally would never do), but it only helped for the short term.

Then I decided to start treating myself with therapeutic-grade essential oils. I remembered that Peppermint, Wintergreen, and Lemongrass were all good for nerve pain, so I started applying them topically. Additionally, I have found that Lavender essential oil helps to relax the nerves.

I have definitely improved 85% and will continue with the oils with the goal of getting back onto the tennis courts. I will continue doing this protocol until I am completely well again.

I would definitely recommend to others to use essential oils as much as possible, especially before bedtime.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: achilles, ankylosing, foot, jogger, planter, spondylitis, spondyloarthritis, sport, sports, tendinitis, tendonitis, tenonitis.

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