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High Heels Pain

Foot Surgery or Arch Supports?

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 12.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Should I have foot surgery or try an arch support that is the question? Is it better to have foot surgery on foot problems such as a bunion deformity,...

5 Foot Problems That Keep You From Wearing High Heels

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 03.15.2017 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

High heels in itself are painful to wear (and heels are bad for your feet) but specific foot problems can make wearing heels that much worse.

7 Ways to Look Killer in Heels -- Without Killing Your Feet

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie | Posted 07.15.2016 | Women
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie

The higher the heel, the closer to God, I say. My husband (an orthopedic surgeon), on the other hand, says the solution to high heel pain is to not wear them. I'm keeping my heels. But, I'm considering a new husband.

The Best Alternatives To Heels, From Bobbie Thomas (VIDEO)

Posted 05.12.2014 | Home

If you don’t feel comfortable walking in sky-high stilettos, beauty and style expert Bobbie Thomas has a handful of helpful suggestions for practica...

A Brilliant Way To Alleviate High-Heel Pain

OWN | Posted 04.10.2014 | OWN

A great pair of high-heeled shoes can really make an outfit, but sometimes the price women pay for fashion can come at a painful cost. Anyone who ...

INFOGRAPHIC: What High Heels Are Actually Doing To Your Feet

Posted 06.27.2013 | Style

We've all read the scary reports and medical studies that tell us how much our high heels are hurting us. (To which we usually respond: Thanks, doctor...

High Heels Don't Cause Bunions, New Study Reveals

Posted 05.20.2013 | Style

Much like a misbehaving popstar or gluten-filled food, high heels have developed a very bad reputation lately. Scientists have produced study after st...

Don't Do the Scooby Doo!

Eddie Parsons | Posted 06.12.2013 | Style
Eddie Parsons

Wearing shoes that are comfortable and fashionable is not a lofty goal. Try going up a size and adding supports. Resist falling prey to a great sale but the wrong size. Take care of your feet or do the rest of us a favor and cover up if you don't have the time.

The High Heel Foot Fracture: A Real Injury

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 08.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

The midfoot arch is particularly susceptible to injury when wearing high heels. The foot is not designed to function in this position, so when one trips or falls in high heels there can be excessive force placed on the midfoot, causing it to break or dislocate.

Are High Heels Bad For Your Health?

Posted 06.14.2012 | Healthy Living

By Cathy Zhu A pair of 5-inch stilettos can add the finishing touch to any outfit. After all, aren't Louboutins and Manolos a girl's best friend? B...

How High Heels Ruined My Feet (And I'm Only 24)

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

I was a strange breed in high school. While most of my classmates cruised the halls in their Hollister jeans and Birkenstocks, my girlfriends and I wo...

How High Heels Ruined My Feet (And I'm Only 24)

Alicia Ciccone | Posted 06.30.2012 | Style
Alicia Ciccone

While most of my high school classmates cruised the halls in Birkenstocks, I wore black trousers, pretty blouses and dressy heels -- every day. But midway through high school, my feet started to slow me down.

Another Study Confirms The Inconvenient Truths Of High Heels

The Huffington Post | Marielle Bingham | Posted 08.13.2012 | Style

Evidence has confirmed what women have already known for years: uber-high heels are not only painful to wear, but also a hazard to your health. In oth...

High Heels Giving You Pain? How To Be Well-Heeled

Brooke Siler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brooke Siler

Don your steepest stilettos and position yourself with your back against a sturdy wall.