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Seriously? Women Are Having Surgery So Designer Heels Fit Better

How far are women willing to go for fashion? According to the New York Times, pretty far. The newspaper walks a mile in the shoes of a handful of LA- and NYC-based podiatrists who perform procedures s…

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Big Purse, Big Shoes, Big Pain

Are you carrying around a purse that weighs more than 10 percent of your body weight? And are you doing that while wearing high heels with pointy toes? That's asking an awful lot of your joints and mu…

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How to Buy Children’s Shoes (video)

A well-made shoe that fits right is not only more comfortable for your children, but can help them avoid injury. Do you know what features you should look for in your child's footwear? ďA pair of w…

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‘Tis the Season for… Sunburned Feet?

Itís pool and beach season and you canít wait to get some sun and fun. Youíve got your flip flops and your sunscreen ... but are you protecting those fabulous feet from skin cancer? Skin cancer on …

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How to Save Your Feet

Consider your feet. It's not often we do unless they are aching after a long day or from flaring bunions in too tight shoes. Yet these small appendages act as the base of support for our body. The…

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How Reflexology Works (video)

The soles of your feet represent a virtual map of your entire body, the left and right foot corresponding to the left and right sides of the body. The science and art of reflexology, like acupuncture,…

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Treat Your Feet Naturally

Itís never too early to start thinking about flip flops. Take your tootsies out of winter hibernation and soothe away dryness, calluses, ugly toes, and odor with expert natural tips. 1. Add moistur…

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Epsom Salt Peppermint Foot Scrub

This lively scrub might make you want to play footsie. Soaking your feet first in warm saltwater not only feels heavenly, it also softens tough skin for maximum benefits. INGREDIENTS 1 cup Epsom s…

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Fatigue-Busting Foot Baths

Foot baths are an excellent way to warm the body, treat weary feet and even subdue a headache. Fill a mid-calf-height bucket with warm water (higher for headache relief) and add a teaspoon of the heal…

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Give Your Feet a Sweet Treat

After a winter of being cooped up inside boots and shoes, our feet could use a little attention before making an appearance in summer sandals! Here is a great two-ingredient formula that will help smo…

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