Category Archives: Foot Pain

What Causes Bunions?

26 Feb

Bunions

Bunions are not only unsightly but can be painful even to the point where wearing shoes is unbearable. The technical name for a bunion is value valgus and appear when years of…

The Best Shoes for the Elderly

20 May

shoes for elderly

In 2015 a University of A Coruña research team conducted a study to determine whether elderly people made wrong footwear choices due to the changes in their foot…

How to Buy Healthy, Comfortable Shoes

10 Apr

comfortable shoes

Buying good, comfortable shoes will reduce or eliminate foot pain and also prevent future problems from developing. Good shoes can also reduce the stress on your knees, hips and…

The Unhealthiest Shoe Styles

08 Dec

unhealthy shoes

Shoes, shoes shoes. They are the fetish and obsession of many women. The shoes we wear are actually central to our everyday health. Poorly designed shoes, or footwear that…

8 Things Not to Ignore About Your Feet

26 Nov

Feet health issues

Did you know that many other health issues can be determined just by looking at your feet. It’s a strange connection but your feet often offer clues to your…

The Basics of Foot Care for Diabetics

14 Jun

diabetic foot care

Proper footwear is an important part of an overall treatment program for people with diabetes, even for those in the earliest stages of the disease. If there is any evidence of…

Benefits of Custom Orthotics

27 May

custom orthotics
Custom orthotics are custom-made three-dimensional medical devices that are placed in your shoe to help the pain and discomfort caused imbalances in alignment of the foot and ankle. They gently reposition the…

3 Easy Ways to Avoid Summer Foot Injuries

01 May

summer foot issues

Everyone looks forward to the Summer where they can shed their heavy shoes and go with lighter, airier styles. While Summer sandals and shoes are well ventilated and comfortable to wear…

Easy Ways To Prevent Children’s Foot Problems

24 Apr

children's feet

It’s never too early to be concerned about your child’s foot care. Children’s feet are often overlooked. Children with strong, healthy feet often avoid many kinds of lower extremity…

What is Flat Foot And How Do You Treat It?

25 Mar

Flat Feet

What is Flat Foot (Pes Planus)?

 

People who have a flat foot (Pes Planus), or fallen arches, don’t have very much of a space (arch) on the inside of…