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STYLISH ORTHOPEDIC FOOTWEAR …YES!

By: Kim Mills (C. Ped (C), CAT(C), CCAA) Certified Pedorthist (Canada) Certified Athletic Therapist Orthopedic footwear has come a long way in the recent years.  You are not subjected to wearing the not so attractive “old man/old lady shoes” anymore.

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Golf and Your Feet

By: Fareen Samji, Certified Pedorthist (Canada) “All timing, distance and direction comes out of the lower body with the feet leading the way,” – Jack Nicklaus Golf puts enormous demands on the body. Recognizing potential golfing injuries and planning ahead … Continue reading

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What Is An Orthotic?

A foot orthotic is a device that can be inserted into the shoe to support, align, prevent and or accommodate foot deformities and improve foot function. Used in conjunction with appropriate footwear, a foot orthotic can be effective in helping … Continue reading

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Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow!

For those fully engaged in outdoor winter activities the thought of spending hours outdoors can be delightful. However, for those less prepared for the outdoors is it can be a dangerous and unpleasant experience.  To make the most of your … Continue reading

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Fitting Your Feet For Footwear

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The Flip Side Of Flip Flops

By: Kim Mills (CAT(c), C. Ped (C)) Certified Pedorthist (Canada) Our feet were built to walk on soft and varied surfaces like grass or sand, not the hardness of city streets, ceramic tile or hardwood floors (1). As the weather … Continue reading

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