Heel Pain: This is the most common foot condition, and normally caused by the inflamation of the plantar fascia known as plantar fasciitis. A shooting pain is felt in the heel, normally first thing in the morning, and the pain seems to gradually fade.
FLOPEDS TAF3 anti flat flip flops, keeps the foot from over pronating(flattening) thus helping with the heeling of the plantar fascia and eliminating heel pain in most cases.
Flat Feet: can be caused in children who are hyperactive, and run around with improper footwear or barefoot. Realigning the feet with orthotic supports or insoles is a good way to address the flat feet and over pronation. Adults can also benefit from the use of insoles and orthotic flip flops.
Althogh pronation and supernation are parts of normal foot function, over pronation can be the cause of flat feet and other conditons like heel pain, knee pain and back pain. Flat feet can cause biomechanical gait issues and result in poor posture.
Orthotics or insoles can be used in all types of footwear. In children within school shoes and trainers depending on the sports activities and games they play. Adults as well should wear them if required in their everyday shoes as well as sports shoes. Women also have a high heel option.
Knee Pain: can sometimes be the result of internal tibual rotation caused due to over pronation. Knee pain can range from severe to mild discomfort seemingly originating from the contact of the posterior surface of the patella (back of the kneecap) with the femur (thigh bone).
Back Pain: is one of the most common condition that can be a result of poor posture. People will complain of a dull ache and stiffness in the lumbar region and standing for long periods or sitting in the same position may worsen the pain.