Archive for August, 2010

Diabetic Shoes for Everyone!

Aug 31st, 2010 by John Almodovar | 1

Diabetic shoes are essential for people with diabetic feet because they provide protection, comfort and can prevent certain foot problems from occurring.  But what many people don’t know is that you don’t have to be a diabetic in order to enjoy the wonderful features that come with diabetic shoes.  Diabetic shoes can be worn by […]

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10 Reasons Why You Need to See a Podiatrist

Aug 27th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 5

It’s definitely time to see a podiatrist (aka: foot doctor) if … If you have chronic back pain and it’s not from trauma If you have arthritis If you have yellow or black toenails If your ankle has been swollen for over an hour If your child often complains of foot pain If you have […]

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Fix Your Feet – Foot Exercises to Combat Foot Disease

Aug 24th, 2010 by John Almodovar | Comments Off on Fix Your Feet – Foot Exercises to Combat Foot Disease

The Aligned and Well™ Fix Your Feet DVD is a very informative video that will not only teach you various foot exercises and stretches, but also explain why it’s important for you to do these exercises to achieve optimal foot health.  With the instruction of Katy Bowman, M.S., Developer of the Aligned and Well™ program, […]

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Bunions: Fashion’s Ugly Side

Aug 20th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 2

You know those celebrities who you envy because they get to wear expensive, high-fashion heels? What you usually don’t see are the weird bumps, busted toe nails and crooked toes that are crammed into those stilettos. A lot of famous, beautiful women do not have beautiful feet. Taken over by calluses, corns, hammertoes and bunions, their […]

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Top 10 Reasons To Walk In Our Shoes

Aug 17th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 1

Top 10 reasons why you should walk in our shoes: Don’t get unsightly bunions or calluses (yes bunions are mainly hereditary, but these deformities show up when you aggravate your feet with too narrow or pointy of shoes) Set a good, healthy example for your family So you can focus on important things during your […]

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Shopping Online Makes Back To School Shopping Easier

Aug 13th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 3

Raise your hand if you enjoy Back To School shopping. For parents, this means taking the time to find the best Back To School deals, sales and coupons, and then spending the money on new attire, backpacks, notebooks, pencils, lunchboxes – the works. For kids, this means taking time away from playing with friends or […]

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Neuropathy 101

Aug 10th, 2010 by John Almodovar | Comments Off on Neuropathy 101

Peripheral neuropathy occurs when the nerves of the peripheral nervous system are diseased or damaged, which usually affects the nerves that connect the spinal cord and brain to other extremities (arms or legs) or parts of the body (muscles, skin or internal organs).  When nerves are damaged, communication from the brain to the rest of […]

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Back To School: Teachers need comfy shoes, too

Aug 6th, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 15

It’s that time of year: Back to School sales flood the malls and online stores. Parents are overwhelmed with sales, coupons, specials and advertisements about the coolest trends. Children are in need to get at least one new pair of comfortable shoes to jump, run, kick and play in (aka: destroy) as the year goes […]

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Get Back In Shape Giveaway

Aug 3rd, 2010 by Amanda Strouse | 104

Did the pursuit of getting in shape for the Summer slip past your fingers? Found yourself too tired or busy to work out? Is it uncomfortable to exercise? Do you need new workout gear? wants to give you that first push toward making a commitment to comfortably and regularly exercise. There’s about two months […]

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