Categories Archives: Orthotics

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 […]

Foot Pain and Other Problems Created by Diabetes

Diabetes, a disease involving too much glucose (sugar) in the bloodstream, can unfortunately cause many serious complications with patients’ feet.  Studies show that about 30% of diabetics older than 40 eventually develop foot problems. The two main issues that diabetics experience are diabetic neuropathy and peripheral vascular disease. Diabetic Neuropathy Diabetic Neuropathy occurs from chronically […]

Athletic-styled Shoes from Dansko? Yes!

Dansko has been producing shoes for over 20 years and has an incredibly loyal following. I love the mild rocker sole and outstanding support that their shoes and clogs provide. Dansko is known for a wide variety of types of footwear, all of which have outstanding quality and workmanship (probably due to the fact that […]

My New Favorite Shoe: the Orthaheel Fiji

I needed some new flip flops. I wanted a pair with great support, and some style. I may need orthopedic features in my shoes, but the last thing I want is to look like I’m wearing the shoes of an Old Lady. When I found the Orthaheel Fiji, I was ecstatic! This is no ordinary […]

Love Sandals? Check Out the New Models from Romika!

‘Tis the season to start wearing sandals, and Romika has just come out with some beautiful new designs. Are you in the market for flat sandals? How about a slide? Maybe something dressy? Look no further than Romika. These shoes provide amazing comfort, particularly due to their signature lateral support wings and orthotic-friendly footbeds. These […]