Fine, fabulous, healthy and well cared for feet
Socrates, the Greek philosopher, said, "When our feet hurt, we hurt all over"
Leonardo da Vinci, the Renaissance artist, called the foot "a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art".
Achilles, the hero of ancient Greece, gave his name to the largest and strongest tendon in the foot.
The bones in our feet are fully developed when we are 25 years old.
Itchy feet are a sign of a fungal infection.
New shoes should be comfortable the first time we try them on and should have at least 1/2 inch between toes and end of shoe.
We can strengthen our feet by wriggling your toes daily.
The human foot is a highly specialized structure. It is an intricate network of muscles, nerves and blood vessels.
26 small bones are located in each foot.
33 joints hold these bones together.
20 muscles are used to move the bones of each foot.
100 many ligaments join these bones.
We have approx. 125.000 sweat glands in one of our feet.
With proper attention and care your feet should remain healthy.
Are you sure that your feet gets good circulation? In the evening elevate your feet to get the blood circulating.
Pay attention: you have to choose shoes that fit properly, otherwise you can suffer from feet problems.
Take care of your feet!
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