A Science News Aggregator That Covers Unique Stories in the World Of Science And Technology.
Monday, February 27, 2012
How Heels Damage The Body
Fashion's High Price: How Heels Damage The Body -- Live Science
The laundry list of damage that high heels can do to your body just got longer: According to podiatrists, high-heeled shoes are one of the most common causes of ingrown toenails.
This toenail problem, which occurs when the toes are compressed so that the big toenail grows into the skin, is usually nothing more than a painful annoyance. But ingrown toenails can become infected, sometimes necessitating the removal of the entire nail. Read more ....