Silent Short Leg

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The Silent Short Leg is the short leg nobody likes to discuss! It’s the short leg “that just keeps coming back.” The type that’s DETERMINED to remain short, despite all the visits to the DC, PT, or MD. Persistent despite all the yoga, Pilates, massage, Rolfing, essential oils, cryotherapy, arch supports, insoles… Despite everything, the…

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Osteoarthritis Risk Factors

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Osteoarthritis Risk Factors include obesity, diet, and abnormal joint loading. Is time running out?  Are your footprints in the sands of time SAFE… from degeneration? Osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative joint disease, is serious business. After all, OA is a leading cause of DISABILITY & therefore NOT associated with graceful aging. Here at Arizona Orthotics…

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Free Hop, Skip & Jump Test

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Free Hop, Skip & Jump Test in lieu of a Free Walk Test? Just like temperature readings cannot extinguish a fire, that free walk test cannot reveal the authentic foot shape needs required for healing.  Just like driving a car cannot help the technician correct the alignment! The Technician must take the car OFF THE GROUND.…

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When Your Insert, Insole, & Arch Support IS NOT Custom

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When Your Insert, Insole, & Arch Support IS NOT Custom suffering is prolonged. IMPORTANT NOTE If the foot problem is not serious, NOT custom may do the trick. There’s always a chance a pre-made could help reduce pain, but failing to correct the cause of a problem is never good.Your Insert, Insole, & Arch Support IS…

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Frankincense & Myrrh – ‘Tis the Season

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Yes, ‘Tis the Season TO BE JOLLY, for Frankincense & Myrrh, but also for… in our humble opinion, the research to set your mind ablaze. “Frankincense oil appears to distinguish cancerous from normal bladder cells and suppress cancer cell viability.” Amazing… fa la la la la  “…and myrrh oils have potential use as anti-virulence strategies against persistent…

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