Achilles tendonitis is the inflammation of the Achilles tendon, the fibrous tissue that attaches the calf muscle to the back of the heel bone, causing pain and swelling. The causes of Achilles tendonitis include overuse of the tendon, overly tight calf muscles, misalignment and improper footwear.
Sorel Conquest Great Boot
March 06, 2013
Reviewer: Dan from IL
I bought a Sorel because the brand was recommended to me for a good boot to have for winter. This specific model was a good seller, so I went with what's considered the best Sorel. It is really amazing.
Wears this shoe: When its cold and snowy outside.
K-Swiss Ultrascendor Mid Good support, a bit of an awkward height
December 22, 2012
Reviewer: Lvntennis from Sunnyvale, ca
This shoe definitely gives extra support and my Achilles isn't bothering me now that I'm wearing them. However the trade off is that they hit my ankle in an awkward spot and I need to wear a band-aide to prevent a blister. Other than that they are comfortable.
Wears this shoe: For lots of tennis
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