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Study: Shock-Absorbing Running Shoes Don’t Reduce Injury Risk
2013-10-13 08:22:41

[ Watch the Video: Special Running Shoes Don't Always Prevent Injuries ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online Despite advertising claims that softer soles in shoes can help runners keep from getting hurt, researchers from France and Luxembourg found no evidence suggesting the hardness of a person’s footwear increases or decreases the risk of running-related injuries. Writing in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, experts from the Luxembourg Public...

2013-10-08 23:31:10

SATECH, Inc. launches its latest in anti-fatigue innovation. The SmartCells® Insoles provide pain and fatigue relief for people who are simply too mobile to utilize a SmartCells® anti-fatigue mat or runner. Chehalis, WA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 After years of research and development, SATECH, Inc. is proud to announce the launch of a new generation of anti-fatigue insoles for industrial and consumer use. Based on the same renowned technology as their anti-fatigue mats, runners...

2013-09-30 23:35:52

InventHelp, America's leading inventor service company, attempts to submit an invention, The Comfort Steps, to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 "As a nurse for over 20 years, I’ve had to stay on my feet for long periods, which causes foot pain," said an inventor from Columbus, Ohio. "Finally, the Lord gave me the idea for shoes that solve this problem." THE COMFORT STEPS is a pair of therapeutic shoes that promote comfort for a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.