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I need good shoes for bunions. Are there such shoes?

I need good shoes for bunions.  Are there such shoes?

Straight last Shoe: In general, try a straight last shoe with a rigid counter and soft, seamless, supple, stretchable upper. ...Read more

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What are good shoes for bunions?

What are good shoes for bunions?

Roomy and supportive: Wears shoes that give you room in the area of the bunion deformity. Most people with bunions will find a shoe that is stiffer and with good support to be the most comfortable. Alway try them on before you buy. Don't purchase a shoe unless it is comfortable the first time you try them on. Dr l. ...Read more

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Are Hoka shoes good for metatarsalgia?

Are Hoka shoes good for metatarsalgia?

Shoes are just shoes: Shoe therapy is only marginal treatment. Metatarsalgia is a vague term that could be any one or several different problems, therefore, you must find out which specific problem you have not just that general term. Then if the problem can be solved with just padding the shoes can be used. ...Read more

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What are best womens shoes for fat feet with bunions?

Any Shoe: That is supportive and wide enough to prevent bunion pain. See podiatrist for advise. ...Read more

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What are good podiatric shoes for kids?

What are good podiatric shoes for kids?

Knowing how to fit: Knowing how to fit shoes on kids is what podiatrists will recommend...Here's a a great video reference - http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=10pwyvbup24;list=pl5d06d809c3207732;feature=share;index=2. ...Read more

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Which are the good shoes for bunions? Are birkenstocks good?

Wide toe box: The toe box, or end of your shoe should not rub or bind your forefoot. The tender bump is the area to avoid rubbing. Birkenstocks are great with a nice wide toe box. ...Read more

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Can you please recommend some effective shoes for plantar fasciitis that are not athletic?

Can you please recommend some effective shoes for plantar fasciitis that are not athletic?

Shoes: For women a high heeled shoe may help and for men a shoe you can put a heel lift in or heel cup. Custom orthotics can be made for all shoe types. ...Read more

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What shoes are recommended for people with plantar fascitis?

What shoes are recommended for people with plantar fascitis?

I would : Recommend any shoe that has good arch support and if it doesn't you don't have to worry so much if you wear an orthotic as this will make the shoe better supportive by virtue of the fact the orthotic is in apace. ...Read more

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What shoes are recommended for people with plantar faciitis?

What shoes are recommended for people with plantar faciitis?

Heel lift: A shoe with a heel lift helps. In addition, over-the-counter arch supports might not be adequate. Custom orthotics are always better as they are made exactly to your foot. ...Read more

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What are the best shoes for plantars fascitis and other foot problems?

Plantar fasciitis: This is a complex inflammation to treat with just shoes. However, stiff soled shoes with a mild heel elevation can be helpful. ...Read more

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What shoe inserts are best for foot problems?

What shoe inserts are best for foot problems?

Depends...: You need to determine what is causing your pain. Podiatrists will examine and treat the cause of your foot problems but can also recommend proper shoes and if inserts are needed to avoid recurrence. The inserts (aka orhtotics) may be over the counter or prescription. ...Read more

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What shoe inserts are best for foot problems?

What shoe inserts are best for foot problems?

Generally, when one : Has a problem an orthotic is tailored to the persons problem. So knowing the issue would help make a recommendation. ...Read more

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Are there any good types of shoe inserts to help with supination?

Are there any good types of shoe inserts to help with supination?

Custom orthotics: The best way to treat a supinated or a pronated foot type is to have a custom orthotic made which will help to realign your specific foot type. ...Read more

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Are compression socks good for metatarsalgia?

Are compression socks good for metatarsalgia?

If you are swelling: Compression socks work good for any sewing issues. Padded socks would provide more benefit in this area. Some treatments for metatarsalgia include orthtotics, metatarsal pads and proper shoe gear. ...Read more

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What are some good workout shoes for plantar heel pain?

What are some good workout shoes for plantar heel pain?

Pedorthist: Recommend a fitting by a certified pedorthist to determine the best shoes for you. ...Read more

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What are some good options for improving foot arch support?

Orthotics.: First you want good supportive shoes. You should not be able to "wring" them or fold them in half. They should only break/bend at the widest part of the shoe. A sturdy athletic shoe (not a minimalist style) will give you good support. If you're looking to beef up the shoes you already have, get a good insert or custom orthotic: you can use them to improve the shoes you already own. ...Read more

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Are high heel shoes good or bad?

Are high heel shoes good or bad?

Bad: High heels increase the risk of both ankle and foot injuries. They also can exacerbate other conditions such as bunions and hammertoes. ...Read more

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