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Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis
Apr 30, 2021
When looking for shoes, the following features are essential to consider for reducing the discomfort of plantar fasciitis.    1. Cushioning Cushioning should be along the whole length of the foot. EVA foam or BUNGEE cushioning both provide p...
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5 Simple Steps to Keep Your Feet Pain Free!
Apr 17, 2021
Written by Kyle Richardson - Managing Director of FNQ Podiatry & Orthotics Feet are often something we take for granted. They are our primary form of transport that allow us to complete our daily activities; from walking to the bathroom fi...
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When To Replace School Shoes
Apr 12, 2021
The start of Term 2 is the perfect time to reassess your school shoes. Making sure they are in tip-top condition for your child's feet will provide them with the best possible comfort and support throughout the year.  What should you look for t...
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What are the Best Women's Work Shoes?
Apr 01, 2021
The best women's work shoes in Australia are only a click away and designed with all the features you loved in our iconic school shoes. Tell your bestie, tell your neighbour, tell everyone! You will fall in love with these four classy work shoe d...
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Hiking With A Difference
Mar 18, 2021
Two new hiking styles are about to be released in our walking range! So why not get to know what makes our hiking range different to all the other footwear brands out there. Designed with integrity for over 20 years, we've taken our sports shoe ...
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What is Toe Cleavage?
Mar 12, 2021
Toe cleavage is the space between your toes that may be visible in certain styles of shoes. It's a personal choice as to if you love it or hate it but for those who prefer to be covered, we've designed a shoe for you, the Kumo work shoe! A slimli...
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How to Donate Used Shoes
Mar 11, 2021
Have you got old or outgrown shoes laying around and not sure what to do with them? Participate in Shoe The World Day by donating to these top 4 charities in Australia. Shoe The World Day is 15th March and a great opportunity to help those who mi...
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What is the Best Hiking Shoe Traction?
Mar 09, 2021
Whilst there are certain internal features like comfort and stability to look for in the best hiking shoes, what’s underfoot also makes a difference to your confidence as you step out on a trail. The best hiking shoes will have a varied outsole...
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What to Look for in Good Hiking Shoes
Mar 04, 2021
Check out what top six features you need to have in your next pair of good quality hiking shoes. Waterproofing or Water Resistance Whether you do creek crossings or the trail is wet with dew, you want waterproof or resistant hiking sh...
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What is Plantar Fasciitis?
Mar 01, 2021
  When it comes to feeling great from the ground up, everything begins with the right shoe. Chances are, you’ve heard of or experienced Plantar Fasciitis, one of the most common foot problems humans have faced since we started walking. It’s an i...
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