High Heels

Women's Heels Fall Out of Step With Economic Outlook

Historically, women's heel sizes reach new heights when the economy is down, and fall when it's prosperous. But come winter and spring, we'll be seeing more women in kitten heels and flats, despite the continuing economic doldrums.

Do Running Shoes Run the Risk of Injury?

Runners spend $20 billion a year on running shoes, but is all the fancy footwear really a good investment? A new study finds running with running shoes exerts a lot more stress on key joints than running barefoot, potentially increasing a runner%u2019s risk of developing osteoarthritis.