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The Shape of Your Toes Says About Your Personality

Do you have a Roman foot or a Greek foot? We all have toes but seldom knows that different shape of toes or feet tells the story about different personality, fortune and future. However, almost everyone knows and believes what the hand lines tell. Today, we are going to surprise you by looking into four distinct shapes of the foot and revealing the hidden story that tells a great deal about your personality behind them.

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Are Patients With Foot Pain At A Higher Risk Of Recurrent Falls?

Author: Brian McCurdy, Podiatry Today

Severe foot pain and planus posture leave patients at a higher risk of falling, according to a recent study in Gerontology.

The study, focusing on 1,375 patients with a mean age of 69, found that 263 patients related one fall in the past year and 152 patients had two or more falls. Researchers note that foot pain was linked with a 62 percent greater risk of recurrent falls and patients experiencing moderate or severe foot pain had higher odds of two or more falls. In addition, the study notes that patients with planus foot posture have a 78 percent higher risk of falls while foot function had no association with falls.

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