I Have Flat Feet

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

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    When I was young I never understood why I didn't have that half oval missing from my footprint like everyone else. When I took a step in the water (& again on dry pavement) you could see the shape of my entire foot. Nothing missing. One day a friend said to me 'You have flat feet...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique
    1 Response Apr 15, 2012

    I hate the knee,ankle

    and back pain it causes
    PanHead1989 PanHead1989
    26-30, M
    Jul 31, 2015

    I don't think my feet are fully flat,

    but they are semi-flat or pretty flat. It caused me ankle pain so I got gel inserts for my footwear. (few years ago, maybe when I was 17, I'm 21 now) I think it helped somewhat. (Not that my ankles won't get sore from activity, it's a pain I was getting, not soreness, though...
    JustSomeGuyontheInternet JustSomeGuyontheInternet
    22-25, M
    Jul 4, 2015

    No matter what i buy to make my feet feel

    better they always hurt. arched shoes, flat shoes etc insoles nothing works
    ASadCatNamedNadia ASadCatNamedNadia
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 10, 2015

    I don't know why. My feet are flat

    and whenever I get new shoes my foot changes the shape of the shoe. And my stupid feet start to hurt after walking for about 15 minutes.
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2014
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