Fitting the Female Foot

Langer, Paul
July 2008
SGB;Jul2008, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p64
Trade Publication
The article focuses on proper footwear for women. It informs that women make up 80 percent of visits to podiatrists and that poor footwear practices are the contributing factor for chronic foot pain. It mentions that a properly fit shoe can relieve existing foot conditions and reduce the risk of acquiring conditions. The anatomy and biomechanics of women are stated to be different from males and that females tend to develop foot deformities such as bunions more easily.


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