Harvard Health Letter
Foot problems? Try these tips to find comfortable shoes
Look for roomy toe boxes, soft inner soles, and sturdy heel counters to give you a better fit and help you stay on the go. Bunions, hammertoes, corns, and calluses all make shoe buying a chore. But the wrong shoes can impair your mobility and independence. “Pain from any of those conditions can alter your gait,” says Dr. James Ioli, assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Harvard Medical School.