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  • In the 1990s, outbreaks of a virulent strain of group A streptococcus were reported to cause a toxic-shock-like illness and a severe invasive infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which destroys skin and muscle tissue.
  • Deep bites or bites near joints can damage joints and bones, causing inflammation of the bone and bone marrow, necrotizing fasciitis, or septic arthritis.
  • These inserts are especially beneficial for individuals who deal with painful conditions, such as plantar fasciitis, bunions, heel spurs and bunions.
  • However, since the death rate in necrotizing fasciitis is 30 to 50 percent, it is wise to seek prompt treatment for any streptococcal infection.
  • The company states the device helps many people who suffer from plantar fasciitis, fallen arches, sciatica, bunions, and hammertoes.