Listen Live Graphics (Indy)
PraiseIndy Featured Video

Ladies I know there are a lot of people who love to wear stilettos and super high heels!  Have you ever heard the saying what you don’t know will hurt you?” Well guess what??? the effects of stilettos on your body is alarming….

Stilettos are hot, but look what they do to your feet!

FOUNDER JULY 31, 2013 1

They make you look taller, leaner and more glamorous – just ask heel fanatic Victoria Beckham.

But our love affair with spindly stilettos is threatening to leave us alarmingly down at heel, according to a staggering new piece of research.

An infographic featured by The Washington Post illustrates, in shocking visual detail, the negative effect the stylish female’s choice of footwear has on their bodies.

From pump bump to ankle injuries, being fashionable may come at a cost if this infographic is anything to go by

The diagram shows how wearing high heels places excess force on the inside of the knee – a common site of osteoarthritis among women.

One study found that knee joint pressure increased by as much as 26 per cent when a woman wears heels.

click here to read more


Also On AM 1310: The Light:
Rest In Power: Notable Black Folks Who We’ve Lost In 2021
33 photos