Hammertoe correction center begins enrolling patients in New Jersey
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Hammertoe correction center begins enrolling patients in New Jersey

A new study focuses on bunion patient’s treatment.

Three easy steps to remove calluses on bunions
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Three easy steps to remove calluses on bunions

That rubbing that you feel against your bunion as you walk is doing more than causing discomfort, it’s also encouraging the skin on your foot to become hardened and scaly, ultimately resulting in a callus.

Got bunions Try water aerobics
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Got bunions? Try water aerobics

Physical activity is a bit of a catch-22 for people with arthritis, especially when the condition attacks the feet and results in bunions or hammer toe.

Give mom the gift of bunion correction this Mothers Day
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Give mom the gift of bunion correction this Mother’s Day

Bunions are known to be a genetic condition, so chances are that if your mother has the foot problem, you’re also at risk of developing the bony deformity.

Doctor claims that bunion friendly shoes may help prevent cancer
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Doctor claims that bunion-friendly shoes may help prevent cancer

David Agus, M.D., is the author of a new book titled The End of Illness, in which he purports that preventing deadly cancer may be a simple matter of consistently treating the body well.

Proper diagnosis is key in treating foot pain
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Proper diagnosis is key in treating foot pain

While conservative treatments may be helpful in alleviating foot problems like bunions, hammer toe or fallen arches, such non-invasive techniques will do little to cure foot pain if they’re not actually getting to the root of the problem.

Health center sues insurance company over unpaid bunion surgery and other services
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Health center sues insurance company over unpaid bunion surgery and other services

Crain’s Chicago Business recently reported that the Oak Brook Surgical Centre in Illinois is filing suit against Connecticut-based insurance company Aetna over and alleged $3.4 million in unpaid medical bills.

Choose surgeons wisely when going in for bunion surgery
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Choose surgeons wisely when going in for bunion surgery

It’s an unfortunate truth for some people suffering from bunions that a bunionectomy may become necessary.

New procedure may make for simple bunion correction
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New procedure may make for simple bunion correction

What if rather than having to endure painful, bone-cutting surgery, people with arthritis could turn back the hands of time on their condition simply by having a small disc inserted into their deteriorated joint?

Brits putting off bunion correction due to tight budgets
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Brits putting off bunion correction due to tight budgets

According to UK lifestyle website Female First, there appears to be a growing trend of people forgoing medical care – such as bunion treatment, chiropractic care and vision correction – due to lower household budgets.

Bunion correction may lead to a more comfortable run
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Bunion correction may lead to a more comfortable run

Joints have a tendency to get stiff and achy during the colder months.

Bunion correction can be a great Valentines Day gift
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Bunion correction can be a great Valentine’s Day gift

Many women choose to buy themselves sexy lingerie or dress in a revealing outfit to give their partners a little bit of eye candy for Valentine’s Day.

How to recover safely from bunion surgery
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How to recover safely from bunion surgery

Many experts agree that people with bunions should only get surgical correction of the bony deformity if it becomes advanced or severely hinders their ability to walk or run, as the operation comes with risks of recurrence, infection or over-correction.

Bunion correction may help a womans self esteem
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Bunion correction may help a woman’s self-esteem

An article on EverydayHealth.com reports that the things ladies do to make their feet look dainty – namely, squeezing them into towering heels – may be counterproductive.

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Village Voice writer undergoes bunion surgery on both feet

Bunion surgery is known to be painful and potentially lead to recurrence, infection or over-correction (which is not pretty).

Chely Wright undergoes painful bunion surgery
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Chely Wright undergoes painful bunion surgery

Country singer Chely Wright underwent surgery in December in order to correct a number of foot conditions, including a bunion and Morton’s neuroma, which is an enlarged nerve in the toe.

Bunion surgery sparks anorexia relapse in reality TV star
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Bunion surgery sparks anorexia relapse in reality TV star

Bunions are known to have a negative impact on a person’s self-esteem, leading many to go to the lengths of bunion surgery.

Woman sues over botched bunion surgery
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Woman sues over botched bunion surgery

A woman in Galveston, Texas is suing a podiatrist for negligence after three botched bunion and hammer toe surgeries resulted in a toe amputation.

Opting for bunion surgery for cosmetic purposes may not be a good idea
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Opting for bunion surgery for cosmetic purposes may not be a good idea

Many women are willing to go under the knife to alter their cosmetic appearance, whether it be for a slimmer nose or to eliminate a protruding bunion.

UK surgeon develops new method of bunion surgery
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UK surgeon develops new method of bunion surgery

Many people with bunions are not good candidates for bunion surgery because the risks of the operation outweigh any negative impact of their bony deformity, which is often merely a cosmetic issue.