Most of use ignore them, but all of use depend on them. On what? Our feet, of course. The sad fact is that most people only start to pay attention to their feet when something hurts. The day of reckoning comes sooner or later. Four out of five adults eventually develop foot problems, and most of these could have been prevented. Taking care of your feet means making sure that your shoes fit properly, that your feet are kept clean and dry, and that you see your podiatrist regularly to make sure that little problems are taken care of before they come big ones. There is a lot that can go wrong, with 26 bones, 20 muscles, and 33 joints in each foot. In the weeks to come, we’ll be bringing you information on your feet and how to care for the
P.S. The average person walks 70,000 miles in a lifetime. That is three times the distance around the world.