What is periostitis? Periostitis is an inflammation of the periosteum, which is the most external part of the bone. Usually, the most frequent occurence is tibial periostitis. This type of condition particularly affects runners due to repeated stress induced by rapid impacts and a prolonged and/or too intense contraction of the posterior tibial mu...Read more!
Plantar fasciitis is a very common condition that affects all types of individuals. It is the result of degenerative changes in the plantar fascia that affect its flexibility and ability to carry a load. This causes pain on the sole of the foot, most often in the heel area. What is the plantar fascia? it is a strip of tissue that attaches at a si...Read more!
Dry needling is an emerging physical therapy practice that enables deep treatment of certain injuries to the muscles, tendons and ligaments. Although it is not well known, dry needling has been used in physical therapy for almost 13 years in Quebec. Dry needling vs. traditional Chinese acupuncture Traditional Chinese acupuncture is a facet of Chi...Read more!