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Why are Orthopedic Shoes the Best Type of Footwear?

Aug 16 2018 Tags: Arch Support, extra depth, orthopedic heels, Orthopedic shoes, orthotic insoles, toe box

Why are Orthopedic Shoes the Best Type of Footwear? To answer this question, we should first consider why we need to wear shoes at all. The answer of course is that shoes protect our feet from objects which may hurt us; they are an important barrier to foot injuries such as punctures, cuts, scrapes, burns, and even frost bite. However, it’s not enough just to wear any pair of shoes. In fact, wearing shoes that are poorly made or shoes with insufficient cushion or support can do more harm than good. And this leads us to the question: Why are...

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