Plantar Faciitis, Peyton Manning, Super Bowl!

Plantar Fasciitis Sufferer Wins the Super Bowl

Oh how even the most mighty are brought low by plantar fasciitis! And oh how current knowledge of treatment can raise them back up again. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had to leave the field on November 8, 2015, due to a plantar fasciita tear. Manning had been suffering from plantar fasciitis prior to the tear. When one has plantar fasciitis, stressing the plantar fascia is more likely to produce a tear. After missing a couple of games, however, he was not only back on the field but WON THE FRIGGING SUPER BOWL! Is that an inspiring message for us all, or what! Like the giants of sports, all of us plantar fasciitis suffers have the potential to reclaim our lives.

Peyton Manning Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis seems like an obscure topic to those not plagued by it, so it’s nice to have the media splash when celebrities get it. The Peyton Manning plantar fasciitis became a mega-splash when it turned into plantar fascia tear this past November in one of the Denver Broncos quarterback’s most memorable games. But what’s the difference between plantar fasciitis and a tear? What can we peasants learn from how the sports gods deal with it? Seek the answers ye who dare, through the plantar fasciitis portal of secrets: