Bare Feet in Medicine

THE FOLLOWING ARE EXCERPTS from published papers in medical journals that support the claims that going barefoot is healthy and that footwear is entirely unnecessary and, in many cases, detrimental to foot health.

This list of papers is by no means comprehensive or exhaustive. This list is the result of what some Society for Barefoot Living members have taken their personal time to research, photocopy, and transcribe the text.

In chronological order: