Plantar Fasciitis and other foot/heel injuries are painful. It's also difficult for the body to function properly when the feet aren't feeling as well as they can. Ovation Medical, makers of several limb splints and braces, created the Step Free Ankle Stabilizer to combat plantar fasciitis, achilles tendinitis and other heel and foot injuries that may occur during regular and physical activities of all types. Designed with Auto-Pulse Compression the Step Free is able to adjust with each step, offering pain relief, foot support and a natural stretch to the ligaments throughout the day. Easily designed to be donned and removed, the brace will help reduce swelling, decrease heal spur pain and achilles pain symptoms and improve your durability and endurance..