FREE SHIPPING AND 10% OFF ALL ORDERS OVER $45    -   30-DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE

Why Heels Are Better Than Flip-Flops (But Both Are Bad)

June 15, 2015

Many women can tell you that wearing heels is a pain in the neck figuratively and a pain in the foot literally. Being forced to balance and walk in a tip-toe causes a lot of stress on the feet. Summertime means flip-flops and many welcome the change of fashion, however this casual footwear can actually be worse for your feet!

Flip-flops by their very nature are flimsy and don’t offer any support to your feet at all. They don’t support the arches of your feet when walking and usually the material that most flip-flops are made of can’t adequately protect your feet. It seems like when it comes to both heels and flip-flops, closed-toe shoes are the best for quality foot health. For a full article about the dangers of flip-flops, click here:: Why flip-flops are worse for you than heels: They’re our favourite summer shoe. But doctors say they can cause infections, excruciating pain and permanent limps

The post Why Heels Are Better Than Flip-Flops (But Both Are Bad) appeared first on .





Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Footminders Orthotics Blog

Orthotics Treat Pain From the Leg Up

July 03, 2015

Your foot, knee, back, ankle, and other pains could be treated by a simple orthotic. Read on and see how a foot insert can help.

The post Orthotics Treat Pain From the Leg Up appeared first on .

View full article →

Knee Ailments Increase Due to Modern Lifestyle

July 03, 2015

In today’s age, we have seen more and more knee-related pain than before. Why is that? Physicians theorize that today’s modern lifestyle of staying indoors, a sedentary lifestyle, and lack of exercise prevents the knees from remaining strong. The possible weight gain due to this issue can help contribute to the stress on the knees. […]

The post Knee Ailments Increase Due to Modern Lifestyle appeared first on .

View full article →

Want to Decrease Joint Pain? Exercise!

July 03, 2015

Life can be difficult if you are suffering from joint pain. Moving can hurt, but it turns out that not moving can hurt things more. Doctors recommend that sufferers of joint pain should do gentle, targeting workouts in order to strengthen the joint and the muscles around it that can support it. For a full […]

The post Want to Decrease Joint Pain? Exercise! appeared first on .

View full article →