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Shoe Choices for Your Child

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in Blog, footwear tips | 0 comments

Shoe Choices for Your Child

It won’t be long until kids are enjoying their summer vacation. Hopefully, this means they’ll be active, and not just staying indoors playing video games, watching shows on Netflix, or wasting time online. (As with virtually anything in life, those activities are all fine in moderation…but “moderation” is the operative word!) When kids are active during summer months—as they should be—their shoes may need to be replaced on a more frequent basis than normal. Of course, feet grow rapidly during developmental years, even when children are fairly inactive. This means shoes that fit only months...

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Hold the Bus, We’re Heading to School!

Posted by on Aug 30, 2012 in back to school, children's foot care, footwear tips, Hales Corners podiatrist, kids footwear, Milwaukee podiatrist, Podiatry | 0 comments

Hold the Bus, We’re Heading to School!

Most schools start up right after Labor Day. It gives a family a chance for one last hoorah before settling into the school year, sports and extracurricular activities. For many parents of school age kids, the entire back to school shopping challenge still looms ominously before them and threatens to drive them crazy. Costs are skyrocketing so attempts to fit these added costs into the budget present a bit of a challenge. Try purchasing one first day outfit so your child goes back to school feeling confident. There should be clothes left from late last school year that are still serviceable....

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