What is Sever’s disease? Sever’s disease occurs in children when the part of the heel that is still growing, the growth plate, is injured. The foot is one of the first body parts in children to grow to full size. Typically this occurs in early puberty. During this time, bones often grow faster than surrounding muscles and tendons. […]
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Hallux Rigidus and Hallux Limitus are the same foot disorder but at different stages of development. The condition brings on limited motion to the big toe or a stiff toe. When movement is restricted by a bone spur that restricts upper movement of the toe. When the joint is capable of motion, the condition is Hallux Limitus. However, […]
Arch Supports are specially designed apparatus that are placed in shoes to provide additional support for the arch of the foot. When people usually hear the word arch support a few things come to mind like the idea that they are only for flat feet, or are bulky and plastic like, and that they are only to […]
Anyone that suffers from any form of foot pain can benefit from cushioned arch supports. Often you find that only while wearing specific shoes you begin to notice foot pain. So how can you decide if cushioned arch supports are really for you, and how do you go about picking the right one?
Choosing which wool insole is best for you is a question we are often asked. There are primarily two types of wool insoles -flat cushioned and orthotics. With new advances in orthotics, your feet can now experience nothing but the ultimate in foot comfort with wool. Consider how your feet feel on a cold, snowy […]