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How To Pick The Perfect Running Shoe

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 07.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

The wrong shoes can lead to injury, discomfort, or end your running career before it begins. However, choosing the right shoe will keep your feet happy, support your unique running mechanics, and make the miles fly by.

Why You Should Treat Your Feet The Way You Treat Your Face

Lauren Mikler | Posted 06.17.2014 | Style

It's finally time for our tootsies to see the light after months of hibernation. With your first pedicure of the season likely booked and your ope...

Reflections of a Foot Phobia Sufferer On Getting a Pedicure

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.14.2014 | Comedy
J.L. Sirisuk

It was on the eve of my Bollywood music video debut that I started to have thoughts about my feet, which was strange. I rarely think about them. In fact, I am guilty of neglect.

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...

Solutions to Prevent Tired Feet and Legs During Holiday Shopping From Black Friday to Christmas

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

It is holiday time again along with the long lines waiting to buy those special gifts. How will your feet and legs survive the pounding of pavements and standing for hours on hard concrete floors at the malls and running from department store to department store?

I Feel Bad About My Shoes

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

"They're bad for the environment!" "They can't be recycled!" "They will cause your arches to collapse!" I began to see cruel Facebook posts about them. One particularly heartbreaking one went something like this: "Wow, that's a nice looking pair of Crocs. Said No One Ever."

Secrets That Women Need to Know When Buying Shoes

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 05.26.2013 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

What's the biggest secret woman need to know about making their shoes comfortable for 2013? Buying shoes with proper arch support is the most important thing that women should do.

Bunionplasty: A Plastic Foot Surgery Craze?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 02.17.2013 | Style
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

When considering bunionplasty, it is important to not only consider how the foot will look but also how it will function. Take the time to learn about the methods available to fix your bunion, and you will be that much better off.

What You Should Know About Making Holiday Shoes Comfortable

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 01.28.2013 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday season, and with that comes the dilemma -- what shoes can I wear for more than 15 minutes that are stunning, stylish and comfortable? What a daunting task.

How To Fix Your Foot Problems

Posted 07.03.2012 | Healthy Living

By Hallie Levine Sklar Your feet are two tough tootsies. They spend their days shoved into stilettos, pounding pavements and supporting your weig...

7 Tips For Healthier Summer Feet

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 05.25.2012 | Healthy Living

Memorial Day is around the corner, and sandals are making their official 2012 debut. And for many of us, that means retreating from a long, punishi...

Coaches Beware... Flat Feet Can Affect Your Players Balance

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 07.15.2012 | Sports
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

In my practice the first thing that I determine when I'm evaluating a player is what their feet are doing when they hit the ground. If the player's foot is flat it can lead to balance problems.

Man Charged In Killing: I'll Tell You Where Victim's Foot Is If You Make Me A Deal

AP | Posted 05.13.2012 | Crime

The Associated Press ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) -- A homeless man charged with killing and dismembering his friend says he can't remember much about the c...

Can Lack of Arch Support in Sandals and Flip Flops Cause Foot and Leg Problems?

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Sandals and flip flops are worn by thousands daily; wearing ones that are cute, stylish and supportive will allow you to walk happily ever after in style and pain-free.

Winter Beauty Retreat

Katie Campbell | Posted 03.27.2012 | Style
Katie Campbell

If you've covered up your scaly skin and hid your unpainted toenails over the last few months, it's time to face the truth. You've neglected the parts you can hide and now it's time for a Winter Beauty Retreat.

Foot Supports in Baseball Cleats Are the Keys to Staying Balanced

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 03.11.2012 | Sports
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Spring is just around the corner and all the high school and college teams are getting ready to put on their cleats and play Americas favorite pastime, baseball, once again.

PHOTOS: 7 Things You Find Most Disgusting

Colin McGinn | Posted 02.05.2012 | Books
Colin McGinn

What seems to provoke disgust is the co-presence of death with pulsing life: the corpse being consumed by bacteria and worms, living things turned to dead pulp in digestion, bleeding wounds, scurrying rats in graveyards.

Flip Flop Feet: How To Defeat Foot Cooties And Flaunt Sexy Toes

YouBeauty | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Getty Images Anyone who has ever pounded the pavement in strappy sandals knows that, by dusk, your soles are the color of the asphalt you'...

Are Your Feet Marathon Ready?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 10.10.2011 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

No matter how experienced a runner, the foot is always susceptible to running injuries.

Feet Arrested for Attempted Murder

Mark C. Miller | Posted 09.24.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

When people exclaim, "My feet are killing me!", it's usually in reference to severe foot problems or improperly fitting shoes. Unfortunately, for Cary Hopper, the problem was even more dangerous.

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?

What Is Toe Jam?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 09.10.2011 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Toe jam is common non-medical term used to describe the 'gunk' that accumulates between the toes. Not all toe jam is the same, however -- and it can result in serious medical issues for some and should not be neglected.

6 Habits That Can Add Years To Your Life

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 09.14.2011 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Steven Spielberg recently made his case for Super 8. In the spirit of less-is-more, I make mine for Super 6: the list of six factors most likely to add years to our lives, and life to our years.

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.

Holiday Tips for Your Toes

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

In order for you to dance your way through the holidays more comfortably, check out these helpful toe tips to keep your feet in good spirits.