The average person takes around a maximum of 10,000 steps a day. Ask any flight attendant, and they’ll tell you it’s a minimum of 10,000! While you’d think a flight attendant would stop at nothing to buy the best possible (most expensive) shoes available, their footwear purchases are
If this is the first time you’ve heard the term “heel drop,” you need to know that it is not the same as “foot drop.” Heel drop is not a foot ailment. It is about shoe construction and describes where the heel of a shoe sits in relation to the toes. Right now, heel drop is a hot to
As loved ones age, it is important to pay close attention to their health, helping them to maintain a high quality of life. Foot care is sometimes overlooked as we care for those who need a little extra help caring for themselves. Feet are the foundation of our bodies, and healthy f
You are one-of-a-kind and so are your feet. One of the best ways to customize your footwear is to use insoles, which provide extra comfort and support to help prevent and solve problems associated with your feet. Insoles are the part of the shoe that the foot lands on, and can often
(click Image to enlarge) WORKING WOMEN SPENDING SIGNIFICANT TIME ON THEIR FEET STAND TO PAY THE PRICE Quarterly Foot Comfort Index™ Explores Women’s Lower Body Health and Repercussions They Face in America’s Workforce FootSmart, the country’s leading retailer of foot health products a
Why not give yourself a gift this Holiday season by doing your shopping at FootSmart? Save time. Find value. Create Smiles. And share real warmth and comfort with those you love. We have boots from leading brands in hard-to-find widths and sizes and many with wide shafts. Find somethi
by Dr. Cathleen A. McCarthy, Pinnacle Peak Podiatry https://podiatryshoereview.blogspot.com I recently treated a twenty-year old female patient who went to Las Vegas and spent an evening in ill-fitting heels. She developed a series of blisters that covered all her toes on both feet, a
FootSmart introduces the FootSmart Foot Comfort Index™, a research-based initiative addressing lifestyle choices, behaviors and conditions affecting foot comfort, foot health and shoe selection. Partnering with Crestwood Associates, FootSmart surveyed 1,200 women from the general pop
By Dr. Cathleen A. McCarthy Pinnacle Peak Podiatry Proper Treatment of Fungal Infections of the Feet, Whether Skin or Toenails, Requires Proper Treatment of Your Shoes! This is a bit off my usual topic of reviewing shoes (and I’ll spare you accompanying visual) but I thought
The Heel With It! For many women, high heels are not just a fashion statement, they’re a necessity. In our first installment of Foot Health by The Numbers we take a look at the phenomenon of the high heel and why some women experiencing foot pain say “the HEEL with it!” And for thos
One of our favorite shoe quotes! What’s not to love about new shoes? At FootSmart we have many cute and fashionable shoe options. From sneakers to wedges, you can find the shoe you’re looking for at FootSmart.
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