Feet deserve all the attention you can give them because they bear the weight of your whole body. Christine Bryant says that foot problems arise mainly due to wrong footwear. She also goes on to say that although the regular shoes may cause foot disorders because of poor fitting or wearing the wrong shoes at the wrong time, orthopedic shoes can serve completely the opposite purpose. They heal or prevent skeletal deformities and slow down the progression of chronic foot-related problems. Read more about how footwear can heal or harm your body in this article by Christine Bryant.