November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Diabetics are prone to a number of other health problems including foot problems. High blood sugar can damage the nerves, which can decrease sensitivity to pain. It can also reduce circulation, which can lead to diabetic retinopathy. Many people have to get their foot amputated because of serious complications. Fortunately, […]

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High Heels Create Bunions

Many have associated high heels with bunions. Well, this has been proven to be true. A bunion is a bony bump forming on the joint located at your big toe’s base. It is formed when your big toe push against the next toe. This forces the joint found in your big toe to stick out […]

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Top 7 Shoe Shopping Tips for Children

With summer coming to an end, getting ready for school is on the agenda. One of the items on your checklist may be to buy new shoes for the kids. Not only do you want them to be ready for the new school year, you also want your kids’ to be comfortable in their new […]

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Summer Feet and You

Walking barefoot in the sand feels awesome, and if you’ve got plans to hit the beach this Summer, you’re probably already thinking about it! However, for all its beauty, the beach poses several threats to your feet – and if you’re not ready to combat them, you could find yourself limping through the sand instead […]

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Winter is Over!

Winter is ending and Spring is just around the corner.  Time to get out there and have a run right?  Getting ready for that Summer body?  But wait, you remember what happened last year?  That pain, that tingling, that discomfort…that…that…that…NUMBNESS IN YOUR TOES!  Ugh, it is a terrible feeling, we know!

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