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6 Shoe Types That Are Harmful to Your Health

A typical person walks approximately 260 kilometers each year, and for this walking, you should have the appropriate footwear, preferably one that is comfortable. You can be stylish, but your health will take a back seat in your life.

We've compiled a list of six types of shoes that can harm your feet and entire body in the article below.

1. Shoes with pointed toes may be overly tight.

Wide feet should avoid pointed shoes since they are excessively tight and put a lot of pressure on your toes. No one wants their toes squeezed, in this circumstance. Nerve pain and blisters are common side effects of pointed shoes.

If you want to keep up with fashion trends, you'll have to put up with a little discomfort, or you'll only be able to wear them on special occasions.

2. Flip-flops can cause significant ankle misalignment.

We all have a pair of flip flops for the beach and summer, but ask yourself if they are truly comfy. Between your toes, you have a plastic or rubber piece that causes skin irritation and misalignment in your ankles and knees, and your feet are not properly supported. You will not get far if you try to run in flip-flops.

3. Nerve injury can be caused by wearing high heels.

Is there a woman out there who does not enjoy wearing high heels? They are appealing and make women feel sexy when they wear them, but they can do far more harm than you might imagine.

When you wear high heels frequently, you risk developing lower back pain, as well as sprains, ingrown toenails, and nerve damage. To avoid this problem, be cautious while purchasing high heels; they should not exceed 3 inches in height.

You can always take them to work with you and put on some comfortable sneakers.

4. The plantar fascia is irritated by flat shoes.

The majority of women do not believe that flat shoes can harm them, yet this is true because they lack arch support and create pain in the knees and back.

The plantar fascia will take the brunt of the strain, and they are more harmful to your legs than you might imagine. Buying orthotic inserts, inserting them, and correcting the position of your feet will assist.

5. Running shoes that are overly light and soft can cause injury.

Jogging shoes are only meant to be worn for running; keep in mind that you cannot wear them every day. Yes, they're light and comfortable, but they're bad for your feet. They can cause injury to your plantar fascia, but you can always get athletic shoes with a firmer bottom for everyday use.

6. The walking mechanism is ruined by platform shoes.

When walking, you must be able to bend, which is impossible to do in platform shoes. Those shoes aren't very flexible, so your range of motion is restricted. Shoes are designed to repeat people's movements, and if you wear them while walking, you may believe you're traveling backward.

What are your favorite pairs of shoes, and do you like to wear attractive or comfy shoes? Please share this article to help someone.

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