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May, 2019

How to Avoid Bunions with Proper Shoe Fit

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A bunion is what’s often lovingly referred to as a “bump” protruding from the side of one’s foot, at the base of the big toe. It’s what happens when the bone or tissue at the MTP -- or metatarsophalangeal…

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foot health

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Mar, 2019

Non-Surgical Ways to Treat Bunions

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A bunion, or hallux valgus, is a slowly developing bump on a person's big toe joint. It creates pressure on the big toe, which forces the toe to move and changes the bone structure of the affected foot over time. Untreated, bunions can become quite large, causing the first three toes to grow out of alignment and creating calluses from constant friction. Many people opt for surgery to remove these…

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foot pain

2

Jan, 2019

3 Signs That Your Foot Pain Could Be Even Worse

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Approximately 75% of Americans will experience foot health problems of varying degrees of severity at one time or another in their lives. Though foot pain might not be as severe as back or neck pain, it can still cause all sorts of problems in your daily life. Each foot has 26 bones, meaning that one-quarter of all the bones in your body are in your feet. Even damaging a single…

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treatment for bunions

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Oct, 2018

5 Treatments For Bunions That Will Help Alleviate Pain

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Approximately 75% of Americans will experience foot health problems of varying degrees of severity at one point or another throughout their lifetime. Bunions are one of the most common and most painful foot-related issues. You should never ignore serious…

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feet

2

Oct, 2018

Protecting Your Feet: Shoes and Mistakes You Should Avoid

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Approximately 19% of the U.S. population has an average of 1.4 foot problems each year. Foot pain is no joke and can cause all sorts of lifelong problems. Sports injuries and physical activity can cause intense foot pain, but even wearing the wrong kind of shoes can have an adverse effect. Here are some common shoe-related mistakes that can lead to serious foot pain down the road: Not measuring your…

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bunion pain

13

Apr, 2018

Foot Healthcare: Beware of These 4 Foot Issues

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Approximately 19% of the entire U.S. population has an average of 1.4 foot problems each year. These issues range from minor annoyances to severe foot pain and should be addressed as soon as possible. Here are some of the most common types of foot pain:   Athlete's Foot -- Athlete's foot is caused by a fungus that thrives in warm, dark, and moist environments like the spaces in between a person's…

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bunion pain

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Feb, 2018

3 Common Types of Severe Pain and Treatment Options

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Chronic pain can lead to so much problems in life. No matter what kind of severe pain you're experiencing, if it's constant, you need to have it addressed right away. Additionally, it's important to be aware of what are the most common types of chronic pain. From bunion pain to osteoarthritis, there are, unfortunately, so many types of chronic pain. Here are some of the most common types of chronic…

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