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Chills: Causes, Complications and First Aid Treatment & Management

The term chills pertains to feelings of coldness whilst usually shivering or shaking that is caused by the repeated muscle contraction and relaxation as a way of producing heat when the body feels cold.Chills generally arise from one of two causes: (1)an accompaniment to fever from infections and other causes and (2) after exposure to cold environments. They are caused by a wide range of disease. Usually, w ...

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All about plantar fascia strain

[caption id="attachment_776" align="alignleft" width="295"] Plantar Fascia Strain[/caption] Plantar fascia is a strong band of the ligament tissue connecting the heel with the toes. Its main function is to support the arch of the foot. Its injury is considered one of the most common causes of the pain in the heel region. The straining of the plantar fascia can cause a serious problem as standing and walking ...

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