Archive for July, 2010

Dunham Shoes and Boots: Outdoor Inspiration Meets New Balance Technologies

Jul 30th, 2010 by John Almodovar | Comments Off on Dunham Shoes and Boots: Outdoor Inspiration Meets New Balance Technologies

The origins of Dunham shoes and boots can be traced all the way back to 1885 when George and Charles Dunham set up shop and opened the first Dunham Brothers shoe store in Brattleboro, Vermont.  In those days, pioneers and explorers needed durable footwear to withstand the rigors of outdoor environments and it was this […]

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Dr. Andrew Weil’s New Shoe and Sandal Line

Jul 27th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 1

HealthyFeetStore.com welcomes a new line of orthopedic sandals to our online store. WeilBeing Integrative Footwear combines the designs of Dr. Phillip Vasyli, the podiatrist who invented the award-winning Orthaheel orthotic insert and technology, and the philosophies of Dr. Andrew Weil, who preaches about using natural, integrative medicines to promote healthy lifestyles. These two health-conscious doctors […]

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Helpful Tips for Shopping with Us

Jul 23rd, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 1

If you are a first time online shopper or if you are new to our site, we’ve compiled a list of important information you should know in order to make your HealthyFeetStore.com experience smooth and simple: Know your shoe size: We recommend that you make sure your feet have been professionally measured within the past […]

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Traveling with Healthy Feet

Jul 20th, 2010 by John Almodovar | 1

So you’re planning to travel somewhere and you need to compile a list of things you’re going to need for the upcoming trip.  Airplane tickets — check!  Hotel accommodations — check!  Rental car — check!  Suitcases — check!  Appropriate wardrobe — check!  Foot products — what?  Why foot products?  Imagine this scenario; you’re on your […]

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Season’s Best: Top 5 Items for Summer 2010

Jul 16th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | Comments Off on Season’s Best: Top 5 Items for Summer 2010

Feel like you may be missing a must-have Summer product? Below are HealthyFeetStore.com‘s 5 best selling items this Summer – and they are definitely best-sellers for a reason.   Dr.’s Remedy Non-Toxic Nail Polishes: They aren’t just nail polish – they are little bottles of nail strengthener and nail fungus treatment that just so happen […]

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Don’t Be Caught With Nail Fungus

Jul 13th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | Comments Off on Don’t Be Caught With Nail Fungus

Summer is sandal-wearing season, which puts everyone’s feet out in the open. As we inadvertently glance at acquaintances’ hands or feet, you can’t help but judge a person when they have gross nails. It doesn’t take a brain surgeon to figure out who doesn’t take care of their feet. About 6% to 8% of the U.S. […]

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Bone Spurs? Heel Spurs? What are They?

Jul 9th, 2010 by John Almodovar | 1

Bone Spurs?  What are Bone Spurs? A bone spur is an abnormal protruding bone growth that occurs on the surface of a bone – primarily on bones located in the spine, feet, hips, knees or shoulders. How Does a Bone Spur Occur? Bone spurs grow in areas of the body where an injury or inflammation […]

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Pronation 101

Jul 6th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 3

Next time you’re in a busy restaurant, at a park or a crowded mall, sit back and watch how people walk. (Try not to be creepy when you do this.) I guarantee you will notice that some people walk differently than the rest. Do you see anyone whose feet roll outward, so the people are […]

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Walking Tips: How to Walk in the Summer

Jul 2nd, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | Comments Off on Walking Tips: How to Walk in the Summer

Walking is arguably the best form of exercise for people of all ages. It is something we all know how to do, it’s easy to do, it can be done almost anywhere, and it is the activity with the least chance of injury. It’s an excellent physical activity for seniors, but it’s also a great […]

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