Does one of your toes appear to bend in an awkward way or curl under painfully? If so, you may have a hammertoe. Here are five things you should know.
Your feet bear the brunt of all that walking you do throughout your life. Here’s how you can expect them to change as you age.
Foot pain isn’t always a heel spur. Our expert explains the other possible causes and the importance of getting an accurate diagnosis.
Bunions are permanent unless they’re surgically corrected, but there are some easy things you can do to at home to relieve some of the pain and pressure on the toe joint.
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Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Orthopaedic surgeon Steven Maschke, MD, fields this one about when surgery’s needed for bunions.
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