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Men Shouldn't Wear Flip-Flops, But Not Because Feet Are Gross

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.05.2016 | Style

It's summer, the season when the internet asks itself whether or not men who wear flip-flops are inhuman beast-slobs or irresistible sex magnets. The ...

Mule-ing it Over: High Heels and the Law

Stacy Slotnick | Posted 01.04.2015 | Style
Stacy Slotnick

Women's fashion choices are rarely motivated by reason. Each time we put on a shoe, a belt, or a cocktail ring, we hope our attire and outward appearance can have a transformative effect on our inner mood.

And She Walked Happily Ever After With or Without Nail Polish

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Ladies, what happens when you take your nail polish off and see your toenails turning yellow, getting chalky, flakey and thick with whitish markings o...

What Your Shoes Are REALLY Doing To Your Feet

Huffington Post | Lauren Mikler | Posted 04.15.2014 | Style

There are few accessories that excite women quite like shoes. Not only are they the key to transforming an outfit, but is there any item in your close...

High-Heeled Sneakers for Girls Are Bad News

Eva Glettner | Posted 04.23.2013 | Parents
Eva Glettner

If you're an adult who wears heels, you know how uncomfortable it is. Sending girls to school with high heel wedges is absolutely unacceptable.

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.

The Shoe Fits, But Does It Help or Hurt Your Health?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 09.17.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Shoes now are marketed as the next quick fix for myriad health issues. But what type of footwear is helpful for our feet and joints, and what is simply hype, or even risky, for overall joint health?

How A Podiatrist Sign Became A Literary Icon

salon.com | Tracy Clark | Posted 07.04.2011 | Books

F. Scott Fitzgerald's generation had its green light at the end of the dock in "The Great Gatsby," that symbol of unattainable dreams, and today's you...

What To Do About Smelly Feet

Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld | Posted 06.21.2011 | Home
Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld

As a practicing podiatrist for over 30 years, I have listened as thousands of my patients apologize for their foot odor -- so here's what to do.

Plantar Fasciitis: Overcoming Heel and Arch Pain Naturally

Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Robert A. Kornfeld

Millions of Americans suffer from foot and ankle injuries every year, and many people are experiencing these disorders at a much younger age than a generation ago. One of the most common foot maladies is plantar fasciitis.

Shoes: How to Choose What to Use

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Doing the research and finding the best shoe for your foot will prevent potential foot injuries from occurring during exercise and keep your feet happy and out of the doctors' offices!