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My feet hurt a lot from standing all day at work. what is the best type of shoe i should wear?

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine 44 years experience
Comfortable: Weat shoes that breathe, have good arch supports, are supple, have a cushioned sole and give overall foot support. You may have to have orthotics places or buy supports especially in the area of the arch. Wear good absorbent socks or woolen socks. Make sure you let your shoes dry out after each days wear. You may wish to have two pairs of shoes.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 42 years experience
Several things: You want a soft, well padded shoe, with good arch support.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 35 years experience
Need insole: Use arch support - like walk fit to support all 4 arches of feet. Walk-fit cost $20 vs good feet $200.

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