Author Archives : jjbrummer

Teacher Runs Barefoot to Raise Money for Charity

Alek Kashefi, teacher of Buxton Community School, is training to run 1,206 miles barefoot for charity. He is raising money and awareness for the Stroke Association as his mother and grandfather both suffered from strokes. Since school has ended, Kashefi has been using his summer holiday to run 28 miles a day to prepare for […]

Barefoot Running

Barefoot running is becoming a popular running trend that has been permeating through the running and jogging communities. The act of running without shoes changes more about the motions of your stride than you may think, and choosing to run without shoes is not the only adjustment you will have to make. Whenever you run […]

Early Signs of Flat Feet detectable in Children

Children are in a constant state of growth and development and therefore often require frequent shopping trips to purchase items that will fit their growing bodies. Shoes often fall into this list of necessities, and with the purchase of new shoes parents should also keep in mind the necessity of proper foot health. Children in […]

Flat Feet

Affecting about 20-30% of the population, flat feet is a condition in which the foot’s arch either drops or never develops. Flat feet is relatively common in babies and small children as a result of the arch not developing. Adults can develop flat feet as a result of injury or pregnancy due to increased elasticity. […]

Juicy J Performs for Fans despite Foot Injury

Rapper Juicy J confirms there will be a Three 6 Mafia reunion despite his broken foot. Currently on his THC: The Hustle Continues Tour, the veteran rapper entered the stage on May 22 on a scooter elevating the injury on his lower extremity. As he spoke to the stage and explained how he broke his […]

Robert Kraft Wears Sneakers to Red Carpet Events to Support his Orthotics

73-year-old billionaire, business magnate, and owner of the New England Patriots football teamRobert Kraft has made headlines after attending red-carpet events wearing sneakers. Kraft has shared that his reason for wearing custom-made orthopedic is to soothe and support his aching feet. Foot care—regardless of age or status—is very important and foot problems can affect anyone. […]

Every Day Foot Care

Our feet are of great importance in our lives. However, they are something we tend to neglect. When this becomes a habit, it can cause significant trouble. Pain, limited mobility, and expensive doctor’s visits can occur when foot problems are ignored. If feet are cared for and looked after each day, however, they will perform […]