Heel spurs: What you need to know

A heel spur is a condition where a calcium deposit grows between the heel and arch of the foot. Heels spurs may happen independently or may be related to an underlying health condition. People often assume that heels spurs are the cause of any pain in the heel, but other factors can also cause heel pain.

This video briefly explains the symptoms of heel spurs, as well as other causes of heel pain. It also discusses the causes, risk factors, and treatments for the condition.