Posts Tagged: Superfeet

The Superfeet Company History – Since 1982

Superfeet

It wasn’t until 1982 when an engineering-minded man named Johnny Walker translated the Superfeet designs into a distinct shape that could be mass-produced. And by 1985, the company was established with a storefront in Canada (one in Vancouver and one in Whistler, B.C.) where they sold their SUperfeet insoles and orthotics. Their customers at that […]

ACHILLES TENDONITIS

Achilles Tendonitis is a debilitating foot disorder that brings on swelling of the Achilles tendon – the tendon running vertically on the back of the heel. Athletes are highly susceptible to contracting chronic Achilles Tendonitis. And if ignored, a mild Achilles Tendonitis injury can develop into Acute Achilles Tendonitis which can be debilitating. It is […]

TARSAL TUNNEL SYNDROME – DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome is similar to carpal tunnel syndrome except this disorder occurs in the space between the bones of the feet and the surrounding tissue.  It is caused by a pinched nerve, the tibal nerve. Symptoms include pain on the sole of the foot, usually described as a burning or tingling sensation becoming more […]

Athlete’s Feet

Athlete’s Foot (Tinea Pedis) is a very common fungal infection that is usually easily treated.  Some of the most prevalent symptoms include: * Itching, burning or stinging of the skin in and around the affected area. * Redness or rash in and around the affected area. * In severe cases, blisters that ooz or crust […]