Fun Facts

Feet have 52 bones in them, one-quarter of all the bones in your body.

88% of all people wear the wrong size shoes.

Many people have one foot larger than the other.

Women are 4 times more likely to have foot problems than men, mostly because of improper footwear.

The average person takes 10,000 steps a day.

Since feet tend to swell as the day progresses, buying shoes for the proper fit is best done in the afternoon.

During the course of an average day, the total forces on your feet can equal hundreds of tons, similar to a fully loaded cement truck.

75-80% of all people will experience foot problems at one time or another in their life.

80% of the population will suffer from back pain due to problems starting with their feet.

Walking is the best exercise for your feet.  It improves circulation, controls weight and promotes general wellness.