Orthotics for Shin Splints (shin pain)

Footlogics Sports are the perfect solution if you suffer from Shin Splints.  For football boots (soccer, grid-iron etc) the Footlogics Football offers relief.


Shin Splints - how foot orthotics can help...

Runners and athletes often complain about Shin Splints or medial tibial stress syndrome. This is a very common complaint among many sports enthusiasts but orthotics for Shin Splints can actually help you with this issue. You will see that its most common symptoms include pain in the front of your lower leg. It is also called the inside aspect of the leg and is primarily due to overexertion of the muscles.

The pain may become even more intense if not addressed on time. Many doctors say shin splints should never be left untreated because this just increases the risk of you developing stress fractures. Right now one of the best ways to prevent and treat shin splints is to opt for reliable and durable orthotics inserts. Apart from this stretching and strengthening the leg muscles and wearing appropriate footwear is a great option.

Primary Causes of Shin Splints

  • Overload of muscles, tendons and connective tissue
  • Muscle attached to the two leg bones becomes inflamed
  • Prolonged and repetitive flexing
  • Jogging, aerobics, tennis, dance and weight lifting
  • Running on inclined or hard surfaces
  • Sudden change in the intensity or duration of workout
  • Ill fitting or worn-out shoes without foot support
  • Biomechanical irregularities
  • Muscular imbalance
  • Poor form during exercise
  • Weakness in the hip area

Symptoms of Shin Splints

  • Pain along the border of the shinbone
  • Mild swelling in the area
  • Gradually decreasing pain that only reappears at the end of a session
  • Inflammation worsens with repetitive exertion and trauma

Picking the Right Orthotics for Shin Splints

It is important to choose an orthotics device or insole from Footlogics that is neither to soft and flexible, nor too rigid. Pick an insole that is firm enough and also provides adequate shock absorption during the numerous kinds of impact activities you perform. Orthotics by Footlgics and their other foot care products compress adequately and help in the absorption of shock generated during physical activities. This helps reduce the force and pressure from the ground and gives you relief from pain and inflammation. Gradually you see that the pain and stiffness are gone and you gain complete freedom to perform any sports activity.

All the way from Australia, Footlogics is an idea and a renowned company involved in the design, manufacture and supply of high quality orthotic shoe inserts. Countries like Canada, the UK, Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands and many regions of South-East Asia are using Footlogics orthotics. Products by Footlogics are of the highest quality and are meant to provide the wearer maximum comfort.