National Measure Your Feet Day

National Measure Your Feet Day

 

January 23, 2015 is National Measure Your Feet Day!

Did you know?

  • All babies have flat feet.
  • About 25 percent of the bones in your body are located in your feet! Each foot contains 26 bones.
  • If you have sweaty feet, it’s not your imagination! There are 250,000 sweat glands in your feet.
  • The average person walks about 10,000 steps each day.
  • Toenails grow more slowly than fingernails.

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Source: www.examiner.com

 

Did you know?

  • You can pick up a variety of foot issues including ringworm, Athletes Foot and planter warts, from communal showers.
  • Women have more foot problems than men – probably due to high heels.
  • Nine out of 10 women wear shoes that are too small.
  • The best selling shoe size for American women is 8 1/2 and 10 1/2 for men.
  • Did you know your feet are actually larger at the end of the day?
  • Nicknamed “Bigfoot,” Matthew McGrory won the Guinness World Record for World’s Largest Toe.
  • While size does matter sometimes, the correlation between shoe size and the size of a man’s penis is unfounded despite what you may have heard.

Source: www.examiner.com