foot health

These seemingly harmless conditions can signal real health issues.
Go from stilettos to sandals with five heel heights and unlimited possibilities.
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Locked Joint. When the joint is no longer able to bend due to swelling and stiffness, it can have a tendency to tighten or
Are they nothing more than a "glorified sock?"
Brazilian model Mari Giudicelli just launched her eponymous line of low heels and flats, and is spreading the word about the importance of comfort in footwear.
While most foot pain occurs during the day while we are up and moving around on our feet, some conditions can cause us discomfort at night while we are trying to sleep. Let's look at some of the common problems that can cause nighttime foot pain and what you can do about it.
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It's time we take a hard look at the stated or implied benefits of traditional athletic shoes. Too often we look to fashion, trends, advertisements and celebrity endorsements for information on what shoes are good for our bodies. Instead, we should be looking at ourselves, letting our bodies tell us what works best. And that conversation starts with the way we walk.
Tell me, what feels more natural? One study in the 1980s showed increased cushioning in modern shoe soles actually increased
Bunions, plantar fasciitis, hammertoes and pain in the ball of the foot, among others, can be treated, before a patient goes under the knife, podiatrists say.
Dr. Howard Osterman, an APMA spokesman, said most foot injuries are due to overuse, or trying to do too much with limited