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How High Heels May Be Hazardous To Your Health

You may love your high heels, but they might land you in the emergency room. A recent study found that injuries from high heels doubled between 2002 and 2012. People between the ages of 20 and 29 had …


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…


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…


4 Fashion Trends That May Harm Your Health

Some women will do whatever it takes to keep up with fashion’s latest trends. However, should they be concerned about the health risks of these sometimes extreme styles? Here are 4 common trends to av…


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