Doctor explains the medical risks of going barefoot in summer

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Are you thinking about enjoying a barefoot summer? You may want to reconsider.

Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Rick Lehman from the U.S Center for Sports Medicine in Kirkwood discussed the "no-shoe" movement. Dr. Lehman explained that you need shoes for structural support to help your back and knees.

Even barefoot marathon runners should be weary of the continual breakdown of feet structure.

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