You know the stories: "are our vacuum cleaners killing our children?" Now it's 'could these shoes be dangerous?' Of course now we picture these shoes sitting on our chests as we sleep, stealing our breath at night. Of course they have it poorly described "you run a bit tippy-toed" and "sure it burns more calories, but it's less impact". Even the DR interviewed said there's no research saying it reduces impact. (oh brother...)
Health Watch: Could Barefoot Running Shoes Be Harmful To Your Health?: Stephanie Stahl takes a look at the hottest trend in footwear, barefoot running shoes, and how they could impact your health.