Flip-Flops: Injurious to Health

by Rathi Manohar on  July 31, 2010 at 4:29 PM Lifestyle News
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Foot and leg injuries are caused when flip-flops are work continuously on hard and flat surfaces, warn experts.

Flip flops costs the National Health Services, in the United Kingdom, around 40 million pounds a year.
 Flip-Flops: Injurious to Health
Flip-Flops: Injurious to Health

Around 200,000 people see their doctors or even end up in accident and emergency after falling victim to the footwear.

"Prolonged wearing on hard flat surfaces can cause considerable foot and leg problems," The Daily Star quoted podiatrist Emma Supple as saying.

Insurers in Norwich Union have warned that drivers in flip-flops can lose control of their car.

Source: ANI

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