Do High Heeled Shoes Lead to Psychiatric Disorders?
Posted Aug 14 2009 6:45pm
A discussion in the August edition of Medical Hypothesis contemplates the idea of high heeled shoes contributing to both neurological and psychiatric disorders. The theory is based on the decreased contraction of the calf muscles, associated with wearing high heeled shoes, decreasing the rate of new brain cell formation.
When the heel is elevated, stress is [...]