Categories Archives: Orthaheel

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 […]

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 […]

Boat Shoes for Men and Women!

Boat shoes are a fun, hip choice of footwear that can be worn practically year round — spring, summer and fall. They’ve been around since the 1930s and are now available for men, women and even children. No longer regarded as a solely preppie staple in sleek navies, browns and whites, they’ve changed a lot […]

Orthaheel becomes Vionic with Orthaheel Technology!

One of my very favorite brands has just gone through a change of name, but not a change in identity. Orthaheel is now Vionic with Orthaheel Technology. What’s the point of that? Apparently the company decided that it didn’t want to just be associated with orthopedic shoes; they are stylish too! So that’s why they […]