Categories Archives: Arch Support

How to Choose an Insole

There are hundreds of insoles out there. Trying to figure out what best suits your needs can be completely confusing. What makes an insole an orthotic, and do you need that? Or do you just need something soft in your shoe? How do you make your feet feel better? Do you need a custom orthotic […]

New Balance 980 Shoes: A Brand New Running Experience!

If you’re looking for a new experience in running shoes, check out the New Balance 980. It contains a brand new technology called Fresh Foam, which is created from a single piece of foam. Why does this make a difference in your running experience? Read on…. New Balance had the sense to take actual runners’ […]

How to Choose Your Shoes for Summer Travel

As you firm up your travel plans for summer, thoughts on which shoes you’re going to bring and how you’re going to pack them are probably the furthest thing from your mind. However, it’s something to consider early on, lest you throw in any old pair that fits into your luggage and end up suffering […]

How to Care for your Swollen Feet during Pregnancy

As an expectant mother, you glow as your belly grows and are busy making obstetrics appointments and anxiously nesting away. However, as your list of bodily discomforts builds trimester by trimester, you may find that the pain and soreness make their way down to your toes. Why Do Feet Swell During Pregnancy? An overwhelming majority […]

Great Shoes for Nurses!

This title should probably be expanded to anyone who stands on their feet all day long – like teachers, restaurant workers, other medical professionals, etc. But here at Footwear etc., we get a lot of questions particularly from nurses about the best footwear they can get for their particular occupation. We have several brands that […]