rocker-bottom shoe

rocker-bottom shoe

; rocker sole shoe with outsole rocker bar, or one with recontoured outsole creating a curved anteroposterior profile (highest point of curve locates to just proximal to metatarsophalangeal joints)
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Rocker-bottom shoes such as Shape-ups and MBTs have been around for years, prescribed mainly as medical devices for people with heel pain and arthritis.
Nonetheless, at a time when people have little time and resources to spend on getting in shape, products such as rocker-bottom shoes and infrared clothing may hold some appeal.
The truth: Rocker-bottom shoes do force you to use large muscle groups, increasing the intensity of your walk.
The Company fully stands behind its toning shoe products and technology and is permitted under the settlement to continue to advertise that wearing rocker-bottom shoes like Shape-ups can lead to increased leg muscle activation, increased calorie burn, improved posture and reduced back pain," said Michael Greenberg, President of Skechers.
Glassman added that the Shape-ups studies are consistent with the findings of other studies of rocker-bottom shoes published in peer-reviewed clinical journals over a period of several years, and three prior studies conducted on Shape-ups by other experts, including a study by a leading Southern California hospital and University; a prior trial study by Dr.