Skip navigation
13.08.2021
section-bg-footwear-mainheader.jpg

WELT (GER): How healthy are comfortable shoes?

The trend for ultra-comfortable shoes is unbroken: Ballerinas, flip-flops and BIRKENSTOCK sandals are the ideal summer companions on our feet. But are they also healthy? And what do we have to watch out for? A readable and interesting analysis.

Scroll

WELT (D): How healthy are comfortable shoes?

The trend towards ultra-comfortable footwear is unbroken, especially in summer. But are these flat shoes like ballerinas, flip-flops, mules or BIRKENSTOCK sandals also healthy for our feet?

Freelance journalist Katharina Pfannkuch ("WELT," "SPIEGEL," FAZ) addresses the question with profound orthopedic knowledge and expert support from physician and book author Dr. Yvonne Kollrack ("Why we should carry our feet on our hands"). The results of her analysis are revealing and interesting.

Read more:
to the article (german version)

BIRKENSTOCK respects the copyright rules. This is why you only find a short summary of the article here. To read the full article, please click on the corresponding link.

Contact - News Birkenstock

Press review

03.11.2021

TZ (GER): Hermann Gerland - Legend in BIRKENSTOCK

Read more
30.09.2021

WiS (D): 30 years of BIRKENSTOCK in Bernstadt

Read more
24.08.2021

GQ (UK): Birkenstock - The must-have 2021

Read more
23.08.2021

HANDELSBLATT (D): BIRKENSTOCK invests 100 million euros

Read more
13.08.2021

WELT (GER): How healthy are comfortable shoes?

Read more