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Treat your feet! These comfy Vionic sneakers are podiatrist-approved — and on sale

Yahoo! News discusses sneakers that are certified by the American Podiatric Medical Association and features commentary from Rock Positano, DPM, MSc, MPH, DSc, director of the non-surgical Foot and Ankle Service at HSS.

Dr. Positano said that good arch support is crucial for shock absorption in your feet, noting, “When this function is not optimal or compromised, patients will be more susceptible to develop arch strain, heel and Achilles pain, muscle fatigue and a negative functional effect on knee, hip and lower back function.”

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