Women’s feet hurt more in Autumn

Autumn is a painful time of year for many South Jersey women. As they transition from open-toed sandals to closed-in boots and shoes, foot and ankle surgeon Julaine Miller, DPM, says she notices more women seeking relief for painful bunions. Dr. Miller has offices in Sewell, Mount Holly, Cherry Hill, Marlton and Glassboro. She says this trend plays […]

Hikers and Hunters: Long, Vigorous Hikes Take Toll on Feet, Ankles

As brightly colored leaves dazzle the fall landscape, hikers and hunters nationwide will migrate to mountains, woods and fields, but many, unfortunately, are ill prepared for the beating their feet will take, warns a local foot and ankle surgeon. “Hikers, hunters and others who love the outdoors often don’t realize how strenuous it can be […]

Back-to-School Shoe Shopping Tips

Beyond the backpack: Back-to-school shoe-shopping tips to keep kids healthy and parents happy For parents faced with kids’ changing tastes and opinions, navigating back-to-school shopping can be a harrowing process. Buy him the wrong backpack, and he’ll be the uncool kid on the bus. Pick out the wrong jeans for her, and she’ll be shamed […]

Tips for Finding Proper Fitting Shoes for Your Child

During back-to-school season and throughout the year, one of the most important purchases on any parent’s shopping list should be a pair of proper fitting shoes for their child. For many parents, shoe shopping may seem easier than a pop-quiz in gym class, but several important factors should be considered: Children’s Feet Change With Age. […]