More than 70% of all people in the United States will have painful foot problems at some time during their lifetime. Sometimes the cause (and the solution) is as simple as finding the right shoe, modifying how you walk, exercise or eat. Yes, your diet can affect your feet, especially if you are diabetic or pre-diabetic, or are suffering from neuropathy. But often the pain is a symptom of something serious that will need a doctor's care. On these pages we have accumulated information to help you determine what's going on with your feet, what you can do about it, how you can prevent it, and when it's time to consult a physician.