6 in 10 Teens Have Foot Pain

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By: Ann Pietrangelo

Alot of adults suffer from foot pain and discomfort for a variety of reasons, but did you know that six out of 10 teens have foot pain, too? A survey conducted by the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) shows that sports are the number one cause of foot pain among teens; two out of 10 teens suffer from pain due to wearing high heels and other uncomfortable footwear; and less than two out of 10 teens have ever seen a podiatrist to treat foot problem. Full Text

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