Footwear for Older Adults

Falls are the leading cause of injuries for older adults. As seniors become older, they can develop difficulty in maintaining balance and slower reflexes. Additionally, they are afflicted by painful conditions such as arthritis and osteoporosis, making it more likely for them to experience pain or break a brittle bone. Since a fall can limit […]

Choosing your Hiking Shoes

Have you picked up an interest in hiking lately? Perhaps you are thinking of challenging yourself further by choosing more extensive and rough trails. You’re probably searching online to find the best hiking shoes. As you begin your quest to become the ultimate hiker, we at Fords Foot and Ankle Care would like to suggest […]

The Pros and Cons of Crocs

There has been a lot of attention in the media lately about whether or not Crocs are appropriate for everyday wear. Originally designed for boating, Crocs have gained in popularity as essential summer footwear. Known for their lightweight, grip, and odor-resistance, Crocs are used in a variety of settings, both professional and recreational, including hiking, […]

Proper Shoes for the Gym

Looking to buy some new shoes for your gym training routine? Cross-trainers are probably the best type of footwear for various exercises, including running, jumping, and lifting. These shoes are helpful in preventing many foot and ankle issues because of their attributes which include: good grip, durable and cushioned insoles, flexible and sturdy material, heel […]