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Women High Heels

Cyber Monday Means Let Your Fingers Do the Walking, Not Your Feet

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 02.01.2014 | Style
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

No matter what type of foot problem you may have, when you place arch supports in your sandals, high heels or running shoes your foot will automatically become more supported, comfortable and improve the wear pattern of your shoes.

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.

Avoid a High Heel Foot Makeover

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 02.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

I see many high heel-created foot problems that go on to surgery. Bunionplasty from high heels are common. I can tell you that getting your feet strong is the first step at putting off or preventing a high heel foot makeover.

NYC Meatpacking Cobblestone Streets: A Danger to High Heeled Women?

Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S. | Posted 12.07.2012 | New York
Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.

While cobblestone streets look amazing, they are a challenge to walk on -- especially when wearing skyscraper heels. Combine high heels, difficult foot terrain and nightlife traffic (with partying) -- there are bound to be some falling women.

I Never Wear Heels...And This Is What Happened When I Did

Debbie Leon | Posted 12.03.2012 | Style
Debbie Leon

Although I am not quite five feet tall, I almost never wear shoes with high heels, although I strangely have 10 pairs in my closet gathering dust. As an experiment, I decided to wear heels for a week to see how I would survive.

Six Inches of Hell: This Season's Heel

Joanna Popper | Posted 11.11.2012 | Style
Joanna Popper

My legs looked ah-mazing. I could walk. Kinda. I towered over the gorgeous Lenny Kravitz-lookalike shoe salesman. My legs looked great, six inches was the only heel available and I was there to spend. Maybe shoes aren't really for mobility. I got them all.

Stop Taking Off Your Heels

Tamara Shayne Kagel | Posted 10.23.2012 | Style
Tamara Shayne Kagel

you've got to stop buying shoes to pose in. Shoes are for walking not posing.

Stop Taking Those High Heels Off

Tamara Shayne Kagel | Posted 10.17.2012 | Women
Tamara Shayne Kagel

you've got to stop buying shoes to pose in. Shoes are for walking not posing.

Will Everyone Soon Wear Stilts?

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

I was once in New Orleans on a bachelorette party, when, after one too many Hurricanes, I asked an off-duty dancer if I could try on her high heels. T...

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.

Women Are Still Getting Risky Foot Surgery To Fit Into High Heels

Posted 04.26.2012 | Style

As summer slowly approaches, so does our favorite summer ritual: whip out our pretty high heels, get warned that they're totally dangerous for us, wea...

Hot High Heels: 7 Pairs Of Stylish, Sexy Shoes You Have To See

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Recently I caught myself admiring the put-together look of a fellow editor while we were at lunch. Her look was simple -- tailored skirt and jacket --...

Hot High Heels: 7 Pairs Of Stylish, Sexy Shoes You Have To See

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 06.23.2012 | Black Voices

Recently I caught myself admiring the put-together look of a fellow editor while we were at lunch. Her look was simple -- tailored skirt and jacket --...

Women Are Still Getting Risky Foot Surgery To Fit Into High Heels

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

As summer slowly approaches, so does our favorite summer ritual: whip out our pretty high heels, get warned that they're totally dangerous for us, wea...