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New Balance Shoes Are Worth the Money

Reader Reviews: Comfortable Shoes for People With Arthritis

User Rating 5 Star Rating

By ohrings

Updated August 24, 2011

Comfortable Shoes

Shoe brand / style name: 

New Balance

Type of shoe (walking, athletic, casual, dress etc.): 

Walking

My Review 

I have been using the New Balance 840 series. I started out several years ago with the 844, with the model 846 being the current design. I have had arthritus and nerve damage to my sciatic and this has been my ONLY shoe that I can wear ALL day long. All New Balance stores carry this model or you can buy through the Internet from LL Bean, Calbelas, Joes New Balance, etc. I can usually find them at a discount on the Internet. They are available in either a white with blue/black trim or all black. I have tried over 100 different shoes and this is the one for me!! Expect to pay over $100 but it is well worth the comfort with no pain.

Tie, slip-on? 

Tie

Where available? 

Many stores on Internet

Price range? 

$120

True to size? 

Yes

Would you recommend this to a friend? 

Yes

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