Common Foot and Ankle Issues (And Their Solutions!)

We never think about our feet until it’s too late. Since they’re all the way down there, and wrapped up in stylish footwear (more often than not) it’s easy to forget about all of the things we should think about regarding foot-care. There are a few common issues that we here at the Foot and … Continued

Podiatrist Designs Shoes that Mix Comfort, Style

Good shoes should balance comfort, support and style. But it seems the stars rarely align in this manner; aesthetically pleasing shoes are often ill-fitting, and form-fitting footwear is often plain. A former podiatrist aims to change that with a line of luxury women’s shoes that are as fashionable as they are wearable. From Podiatrist to … Continued

What Could be Next for Diabetic Footwear

Unfortunately, foot difficulties are one of the main side-effects of diabetes, and these issues can be a huge concern for both patients and doctors. Neuropathy, lesions and even amputation, in severe cases, can all result from diabetic foot complications. Proper diabetic footwear, preventative care and on-going diabetic treatments are the most effective ways to keep … Continued

What’s the Deal With Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar Fasciiitis can be a pain, literally. It’s caused by overwhelming stress on the plantar fascia, the tissue which connects our heels with the rest of our feet. The stress can be brought on by many factors, but the most common culprits are flat feet, improperly supported high-arch feet, overuse (such as with activities that … Continued