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Contrary to popular belief, our shoe size continues to change as we age! Weight gain or loss, pregnancy and the effects of aging are all common causes for changes in the length and width of our feet. If you haven’t measured your feet in...

Next time you put on your favourite shoes, take a moment to check out the insoles. Often times, you’ll find there’s not a lot in there! Manufacturers typically use thin liners or generic foam insoles that do not provide any support to the arches of...

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....

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...

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...

Thanks to your generous donations of over 26,000 pairs of gently used shoes to BioPed, we were able to help and give some hope to so many people in Haiti. Your small gesture has a huge impact on people in need. We...