A 38-year-old member asked:
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what to do if i have very high arches on my feet, and for a week one footto wear one of them foot braces?

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Dr. Thomas Inwood
35 years experience Podiatry
Braces: I'm not sure of the problem the question relates to. What would one week accomplish ? See your podiatrist for an evaluation and x rays and you will get the help you need .
Answered on Jun 20, 2014

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