Author: darrelang

VIDEO: If you find that your heels hurt in the morning, it is likely due to a condition called Plantar Fasciitis (pronounced "PLAN-ter fash-ee-EYE-tus"). It is the most common foot pain condition and we see it everyday in BioPed Footcare's 75+ locations across...

Diabetes affects the lives of more than 9 million Canadians. Many people have diabetes and don’t even know. Diabetes is the inability to make or properly use insulin, and it impairs the body’s ability to convert sugars, starches and other foods into energy....

Foot injuries in runners seem to go hand-in-hand (or should we say foot-in-foot). After all, the foot strikes the ground with enormous force as it supports the weight of the body. Studies show that running injuries tend to move along what is referred to as...

Researchers are now suggesting that your shoes and what you place into your shoes can actually improve your golf game. According to published medical research from “Clinical Sports Medicine”, and “Medical Science and Sports Medicine”, there are new ways to improve your game and...

Have you ever wondered what features to look for in a sandal? Watch Crystal Kaufman from BioPed North Bay as she explains the key features of our new spring line of Naot sandals....

So you want to find proper athletic shoes for your feet. You run on down to your local big box store and see the wall of athletic shoes. Your vision blurs, your head pounds. You wonder how to choose an athletic shoe...

Do you find that your feet or legs hurt from standing during the day? What if your job requires you to stand for long periods of time? The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) states that 2 out of every 3 workers suffer...

Wait, the cheap flip flops you're considering buying could be ruining your feet! As warmer weather approaches, our first instinct is to peel off the layers, pull out the t-shirts and shorts and kick back in some comfy flip-flops. For many of us, these...