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Tennis Great John Isner Sidelined with a Foot Stress Fracture

Unlike other breaks where the bone splits right through, a stress fracture is a tiny crack in the bone.

Stress fractures are caused by repetitive force such as from overuse. Tennis players are prone to these injuries because of the stress from repeated running and jumping. Track and field athletes may suffer from stress fractures.

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Orthotics: A Custom-Made Solution to Your Foot Pain

When you hear the word “orthotics” in advertisements or in discussions with your foot doctor, you may think of those shoe inserts that can be found in many pharmacies, discount stores and even grocery stores. But there is a world of difference between those ready-made inserts and custom-fitted orthotics that are specifically constructed to fit only your feet.

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