Categories Archives: Medical Issues

Hot New Toe Post from Vionic: The Floriana!

Vionic flip flops (toe post sandals) are incredibly popular for their beautiful styles, outstanding support, and superlative comfort. There’s a great new model out this season that was inspired by European styling: the Floriana! The design team at Vionic actually traveled to Europe for inspiration. With stays in Paris, Barcelona, and Rome, the design team […]

Foot Massagers to Soothe Your Tired Feet!

At the end of a long, hard day, a foot massage can make the difference between a relaxing evening and a painful evening. A bona fide massage by a skilled professional is the ultimate way to help your feet relax and de-stress from the wear and tear you’ve put them through all day, but we […]

Ankle Supports – For When You Need a Little More Stability

In my house, we’re veterans of ankle support usage. For years, it seemed like someone always had a sprained ankle, or some sort of strain in the area. Ace bandages would sometimes work, but were a pain to adjust. Some ankle supports were difficult to get on and off. Some of them would make our […]

Footwear for those New Year Resolutions!

e With the start of every new year invariably comes the resolution to get fit, lose weight, or just become healthy. The footwear you use can make a huge difference in how your body responds to exercise.  Without adequate support, you could be prone to injuries, and therefore nullify all of your good intentions! Look […]

When Plantar Fasciitis Flares Up: What Shoes do I Choose?

Since my very first bout with Plantar Fasciitis a few years ago, I’ve had flare ups every few months. I try to wear sensible shoes, and I do exercises that my podiatrist prescribed for me, but now and then I still have to deal with this pesky and painful condition. Certain shoes, however, make my […]