How to treat calcaneal apophysitis?

Calcaneal Apophysitis is the technical name for Severs Disease which affects the heel bone in children. It is a growing plate related disorder so will go away eventually, but does need to be treated in the meantime. Calcaneal apophysitis is best treated with cushioning heel raises and carefully monitoring and managing the activity levels of the child.

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