What is Barefoot Walking?

Category: Exercises


Generic name: Walking

Walking is a moderate form of physical activity that can have important health benefits.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Congenital flat feet 1 0
Fibromyalgia 1 1
Pain in hip(s) 1 1
Plantar fasciitis 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Barefoot Walking

Side effect Patients Percentage
Pain in feet 2
Pins and needles pain in feet 1

Why patients stopped taking Barefoot Walking

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped doing Barefoot Walking


Stopped doing Barefoot Walking

Duration Patients Percentage
10 years or more 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Barefoot Walking.