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A Clubfoot Story... 68 years in the making

  By Bill Palmer (originally posted to Facebook Group, "Clubfoot Is Treatable." I'm not the parent of a child with clubfoot. I was born with club feet and hope that sharing some of my experience will be helpful to parents/caretakers experiencing this with their kid(s).My club feet were bilateral, I was casted almost immediately after birth, and wore a wide variety of casts and braces until I was 11 or 12. In those days (I'm 68) there was no surgery for clubfoot for infants or small children. And though Dr. Ponsetti was around, US doctors paid him no mind. My right foot corrected itself, with some help, pretty quickly, but my left foot didn't, and so at 17 I had...

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World Clubfoot Day

WORLD CLUBFOOT DAY 2017  WEARING YOUR FAVORITE CRAZY SOCKS HAS NEVER BEEN SO IMPORTANT! For World Clubfoot Day 2017, The Clubfoot store is inaugurating INTERNATIONAL CLUBFOOT SOCK DAY. This event will be held annually on June 3rd. Businesses, organizations, and institutions across the World are encouraged to allow employees, members and students to wear crazy socks. You can purchase The Clubfoot Store's pink & blue footie pin ribbon in exchange proceeds will be donated to Miracle Feet. The Clubfoot Store will provide a free participation kit to businesses and doctor's offices, which will include posters and information on the event. The Clubfoot Store wants this to be a fun way to raise clubfoot awareness for individuals, institutions, and businesses! Please...

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Clubfoot Gingerbread Cookies Recipe

“Run, run as fast as you can, you can’t catch me, I’m the Gingerbread Man!” That poem inspired me to share with you what I believe is the Best Gingerbread Cookie Recipe. This gingerbread cookies recipe is a classic with a healthy twist. The combination of ginger and molasses has spiced and flavoured desserts for centuries. We at The Clubfoot Store have also added some inclusion into our gingerbread family, that will be the talk of Christmas gatherings to come this holiday season I am sure! This gingerbread cookies recipe does not produce your typical snappy crunch gingerbread that makes for sturdy walls in a decorated house.  Instead, they are soft and moist, with a crunchy border – just as I...

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Our First Donation

So you know how restaurants frame their first bill and hang the money on the wall? Well, I am publishing our first donation as The Clubfoot Store! Here is us hanging our virtual frame on our [blog] wall for our opening weekends profits. While it isn't as much as I would have liked, our opening weekend was a great start to hopefully a great year! To donate to Miracle Feet yourself, click here.   Shop Now!   SaveSaveSaveSaveSave

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Welcome to Your Clubfoot Store.

First, be sure to subscribe to our newsletters! You will be emailed every time there is a new post for you to read! I will cover the nice, the dirt, the fluff and all that in between on how it is to raise a little boy with bilateral clubfeet and his older sister too!   The Clubfoot Store is here to help. We provide helpful info-graphics & Blog articles:Boot and Bar BasicsPonseti Method Shoes for the Clubfoot BabyBest items for a clubfoot babyNursing a Clubfoot babyBathing with CastsFirst Casting Appointment

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