Do Special Fitness Shoes Really Work?

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Hilary Walke on Jun 4, 2009 at 1:16PM

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Earth's Exer-Fit Sandal

These new summer sandals are apparently a comfier alternative to average flip-flops.

Claim: Strengthens, tones, activates core muscles; engages hamstring, quad and calf muscles
Price: $49

Our Fitness Expert Says: Unlike most sandals, these will provide you with great arch support and even a little extra incline in the sole to push your weight back over your heels. It’s a great way to engage the core muscles and improve posture.

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