5 Tips For National Foot Health Awareness Month

FitflopAccording to the American Podiatric Medical Association, approximately 20 percent of the U.S. population has at least one foot problem annually.

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It may be the shoes you are wearing, or the foot pain could be the result of an underlying health problem such as diabetes or obesity. You’ll need your feet to carry you an average of 115,000 miles in your lifetime, so avoiding foot problems should be a priority.

In recognition of April as National Foot Health Awareness Month, Village Podiatry Centers’ 35 podiatrists put together tips for healthy feet that will also lead to a healthier life overall.