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The Hurt of High Heels

If you’ve ever spent any amount of time wearing high heels, you know that they’re not the most comfortable style of shoe available. And, while there’s no disputing the fact that they very well may be the height of fashion… read more

Finding the Right Athletic Shoe for You

Making sure that you’re wearing the proper athletic shoes for whatever activity it is that you’re participating in can go a long way to not only improving comfort and performance, but also preventing injuries. Athletic endeavors (land-based ones, at least)… read more

Finding The Right Shoe For You

Today we’re going to talk about one of the best ways to avoid some of the most common foot ailments (think bunions and what not), which is making sure that you’re buying the right shoes! Remember, the ultimate goal is… read more

A {Very} Brief Introduction to the Foot

Did you know that the human foot is comprised of 26 bones, 42 muscles, 33 joints, at least 50 ligaments and tendons that keep all the moving parts together…AND 250,000 sweat glands??? It’s true! Feet are pretty darn amazing when… read more