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Date:11/24/2009

Several Tips to Get a Leg Up From the American Podiatric Medical Association

Bethesda, Md. (Vocus) November 24, 2009 -- The average person walks between 8,000-10,000 steps a day—but that number dramatically increases during the holiday season. As expert and rookie travelers alike continue making their holiday travel plans, it’s easy to forget that the feet often bear the brunt of aches and pains while on the road.

From inappropriate footwear choices to inadequate foot and leg circulation from prolonged sitting, the journey from point A to point B can often leave travelers with sore soles. However, The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) reminds travelers that there are steps that can easily be taken to soothe tired foot muscles and joints.

“Visiting with family and friends during the busy holiday season should not involve having to struggle with foot pain,” said Ronald D. Jensen, DPM, president of the APMA. “Being mindful of basic foot care, even when on the road, can go a long way toward maintaining high spirits and staying healthy during the holidays.”

Whether traveling by plane, train or automobile, keep the following foot care tips and techniques in mind to minimize aches and pains in the legs and feet:

 
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