Why Night Splints May Not Help Plantar Fasciitis?

Why is every plantar fascial sufferer told to wear a night splint?  Because, in this evidence based world, although not always the truest evidence, it has become an essential part of the “Menu Treatment Algorithm.”  So, everyone, no matter what foot function they have, are told to use one.  Although it may help some, I’ve […]

Swelling with Joyful Cheers this Holiday? Just Keep It Out of Your Feet!

Rich Holiday Treats The Holiday Season will bring not only bring good eats but also foot, ankle and leg swelling.  If you’re pregnant like Princess Kate, you may experience systemic or even a postural reasons for swelling or edema. However, eating certain foods or weight gain along with the excessive lounging around this season will cause […]

Swiftwick Socks- Another Brand with Quality and Function.

At ArchMasters-Orthotics, Shoes & Footcare, we strive to provide you with the best (and you will not find me saying that word too often) products to help you achieve functional support and comfort with style. According to the American Academy of Podiatric SportsMedicine, for the serious athlete, socks have become recognized as an essential component […]