Normally when you walk, your foot lands on the outer side of the heel
first. Your weight then passes along the inner edge of the sole (normal
pronation) and then back to the outside of the foot. In excessive pronation,
the body weight stays on the inner edge of the sole.
Primary Medical Reviewer
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer
Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
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