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Cold facts about hot-weather footwear

5:59 PM, May 6, 2013
Flip-flops have become ubiquitous in summer fashion. However, there is a time and place to wear them.
Flip-flops have become ubiquitous in summer fashion. However, there is a time and place to wear them.
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It's easy to understand why we all love flip-flops: They're cute and comfy, keep your feet cool in warm weather and are great for showing off that fab pedicure you just got. But no matter how much you adore your flip-flops, they shouldn't be all-occasion footwear. Sometimes, they can lead to sore feet or even severe injury.

"Flip-flops are hugely popular, but it's important to remember they're not appropriate for everyday wear or for all occasions," said Dr. Matthew Garoufalis, a podiatrist and president of the American Podiatric Medical Association. "Every spring and summer, podiatric ...

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