In this section you will find the articles published by the experts of the Aliotta Orthopedic Center in Gela. Years of experience in the sector guarantee careful preparation in providing information on the ideal and specific solution for the patient.
Flatfeet is a common condition, also known as flatfoot, in which the arches on the inside of the feet flatten when pressure is put on them. When people with flatfeet stand up, the feet point outward, and the entire soles of the feet fall and touch the floor. Flatfeet can occur when the arches don’t […]
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It involves inflammation of a thick band of tissue that runs across the bottom of each foot and connects the heel bone to the toes (plantar fascia). SymptomsPlantar fasciitis typically causes a stabbing pain in the bottom of your foot near the heel. […]
It happened more or less to all, in a day of great tension, to feel a feeling of stiffness at the base of the head that leads us instinctively to bend it to try to relax the neck muscles. These signals are evidence that the inflamed cervical affects many people, each with their own symptoms […]
November 14 is World Diabetes Day: the date corresponds to the birth of Professor Banting, who together with his student Best isolated insulin in 1921, changing the history of diabetes mellitus patients, allowing their survival. The theme of the 2022 Day, chosen by the International Diabetes Federation, is access to care for all, as millions […]
Giornata Mondiale del Diabete 2022: accesso alle cure per tutti Il 14 novembre si celebra la Giornata mondiale del diabete: la data corrisponde a quella di nascita del professor Banting, che assieme al suo allievo Best isolò l’insulina nel 1921, cambiando la storia dei malati di diabete mellito, permettendone la sopravvivenza. Tema della Giornata 2022, […]
You run, you walk, you work out, and you repeat it over and over again, day after day. From the start of your day until your day is almost over, we believe your feet could use a little extra love. Are you a runner or athetic? so, you must be read this! find out the […]
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Carbon fiber insoles are shoe inserts that have been imbued with strands of carbon fibers. The purpose for imbuing an insole with carbon is to help keep your shoes and feet odorless and to help add additional anti-microbial protection. This prevents foot diseases and fungus from festering in your shoes, such as athlete’s foot. There […]
It is very possible that you too have a moderate to severe postural problem that can affect your health and performance. I must admit I have a small to moderate degree of every postural deviation listed in this article! While this article does not cover how to conduct a comprehensive posture assessment, I chose the […]
Sports and exercise puts the body and its structures under great mechanical stress. This stress can lead to sport injuries, which generally fall into three categories: overload, overuse, and direct trauma. Sport InjuriesOverload sport injuries are caused when excessive load and/or stretch is put through a structure. This will cause the structure to fail and […]
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