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Best Dog Boots To Protect Your Pets On Long Walks in 2017

For avid walkers – as many dog owners are – finding the best dog boots is just as important as finding a comfortable pair of walking shoes. While dogs might have pretty tough paws, long walks over rough sidewalks can definitely take a toll especially under adverse conditions. …

Best Kinesiology Tapes for Walking

The best way for walkers to prevent injuries and shorten healing time is to warm up before they exercise and support the most delicate parts of their legs and ankles as they walk. While we’ve talked extensively about warm up routines in other articles, today we’ll be focusing …

Best Reflective Vests for Walking in 2017

Safety and walking go hand-in-hand. It is important to take proper precautions when you go out for a walk where there are bikes and cars around. Furthermore, making sure you wear proper clothing when it’s dusk or in the evening is imperative. Some of the best ways to …

Best Walking Treadmills in 2017

Walking, one of the best low impact exercises available, is always a great idea. Unfortunately, the weather doesn’t always cooperate. Many people don’t have easy access to safe walking paths, and some simply prefer to walk indoors. A treadmill solves all these problems and more. Like any piece …

Best Walking Shoes for Overweight Women with Flat Feet

Exercise is about overcoming obstacles, but some walkers face more challenges than most. Women who struggle with both weight and flat feet, for instance, face immediate pain and increased risk of injury. It’s important to fight back, but first, you need the right equipment. For walkers, this means …

Best Walking GPS for the Outdoors

Walking outside has tremendous benefits. One of the best perks is the absence of gym equipment, but one little device allows you to get the most out of your walks. This device is a GPS. Available in many shapes and sizes, there’s a GPS out there to fit …

Best Walking Shoes to Pair with Orthotics

If you have to wear orthotics, chances are you’ve already run the gauntlet trying to find good, supportive shoes that still have room for your inserts. Unlike regular inserts, orthotics are typically hard, rigid pieces designed to fix a range of fairly serious foot problems. Although some drug-stores …

Best Hand Weights for Walking

Ankle weights are a popular method to amp up resistance for a walk, but ankle weights come with a number of drawbacks. They aren’t suited to all walkers. So how else can walkers get more out of their daily routine? You might be surprised to learn hand weights are a …

Best Ankle Weights for Women Walking

Ankle weights come in a surprising range of shapes, sizes, and styles, but their basic purpose always remains the same: to create additional weight for walkers and runners to resist. It’s like a gentle weights machine for your feet. The extra weight forces your body to fight additional …

Best Walking Shoes for Nurses in 2017

When caring for the sick and injured, it’s important to keep on your toes. During an average 12 hour shift, nurses can walk up to four or five miles. This is a serious workout, even without the lifting, bending, pushing, and carrying that are part of a nurse’s …