Top Items to Pack to Travel in Comfort

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Many shoes are heavy and can take up prime real estate in a suitcase so it can be tempting to shortchange your shoe wear needs on vacation. Stand strong! Having the right shoes to keep your feet happy and pain free makes them a non-negotiable essential. Wear your heaviest, most comfor
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Walking Shoes Buying Guide

How do I select the right walking shoes? Learn from the experts at FootSmart how to shop for walking shoes that meet your specific foot comfort needs.  
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What’s the Difference between Walking Shoes, Running Shoes, and Cross Trainers?

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Not all shoes are created equal. You know how important it is to wear supportive athletic shoes, but it’s equally important to find shoes suitable for your specific activities. According to WebMD, one of the biggest mistakes people make when choosing athletic shoes is finding th
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I Made a Resolution to Walk More this Year. How Do I Pick the Right Walking Shoes?

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If you made a resolution to walk more this year, whether to shed some pounds or promote heart health, before you take your first step you should invest in a good pair of walking shoes. Supportive walking shoes help you walk farther in comfort and protect your feet, ankles, knees, and
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Walking for Exercise – Expert Tips

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Walking is an excellent low-impact exercise. Studies suggest that for every hour of walking, your life expectancy could increase by two hours. Plus, according to the American Heart Association, walking is the most effective exercise for heart health. You can even burn as many calories
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