PrimalHack Your Feet, Correct Toes Installment #1

Posted by: Thaddeus September 17, 2017

My feet are pretty ugly

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See how my pinky toes curl under and my big toes are squashed? OK, not totally ugly, but they've been ruined from shoes that aren't designed to fit feet, but instead designed for aesthetics. 

I’ve been wearing shoes my whole life. Most shoe makers don’t think about proper foot mechanics. They think about fashion.

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They use flawed science to engineer soles, when really our shoes need soul

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As a PrimalHacker, I’m well aware that going barefoot is best

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Going barefoot is supposed to help our feet become more natural again

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But many of us can’t always go barefoot

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Most of the month, I work from home and can go barefoot. I've been doing this for the last 8 years...

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And still, my feet have not unfurled

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I bought some barefoot shoes 2 years ago and started wearing them whenever I left home, so I wasn't wearing shoes that compromised my feet when I went out or traveled for work

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And still, my feet stay in a compromised position

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Then I heard from Dr. Ray McClanahan, the Barefoot Podiatrist, on the ReWild Yourself podcast with Daniel Vitalis


Dr. Ray invented a product called Correct Toes

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Correct Toes help ReWild our feet after decades of poor footwear choices

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I procured a pair of Correct Toes

I’ll be following up with you all to let you know how they work out

In the meantime, if you want to try them for yourself, just go here

About the Author


Chris began his journey outdoors foraging medicinal and edible plants, hiking, hunting and camping in the woods around his childhood home in central Indiana. After spending a few years inside a windowless office he knew he needed to be outside and started working outside as an ironworker building tall commercial buildings all around the Midwest. After a serious accident that resulted in numerous injuries to internal organs and trauma to his brain he began to study and research ways to heal himself and make sure his body and mind was operating at peak levels. After experimenting on himself and helpingfamily and friends to do the same he realized that optimal health and performance through biohacking and ancestral health was one of his biggest passions and decided design his life around this.

PrimalHacker is the combination of those two passions. Chris loves spending time in the woods with his four boys, foraging, practicing martial arts and exploring ways to improve all aspects of health and performance. He is a certified Bulletproof Coach from the first ever class of coaches and a certified holistic health practitioner.

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