Archive for February, 2008

More Traction for Runners

The roads and trails can be slick in the winter, which can make running somewhat treacherous. But, some shoe companies have taken the first steps to create a reasonably priced spiked sole running shoe. The shoe shown here is the New Balance 921. The sole has removable spikes which can be placed into the forefoot [...]

Painful Toe Corns

A corn is a buildup of dead skin on the top of a toe, at the end of a toe or in between the toes. Corns develop as a result of excess pressure, either pressure from shoes or from the other toes. The most common place for a corn to develop is on the top [...]