3D imaging may improve diagnosis of fallen arches
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3D imaging may improve diagnosis of fallen arches

Flatfoot disorder – also known as fallen arches or plantar fasciitis – may not be serious on its own, but may develop into a painful condition when left untreated, and possibly cause secondary conditions like bunions or knee problems.

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.

Post bunion surgery infections costing US healthcare system big
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Post bunion surgery infections costing U.S. healthcare system big

Individuals who are thinking about getting bunion surgery to get rid of prominent deformities of the big toe joint have many things to consider before going under the knife.

Marathoners need not fear sudden death but bunions are another story
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Marathoners need not fear sudden death – but bunions are another story

Hardcore athletes often endure a number of conditions resulting from pushing their bodies to the limit – from overuse deformities like bunions to cardiovascular problems.

Barefoot running can be a pain in the feet
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Barefoot running can be a pain in the feet

The barefoot running trend has both staunch opponents and enthusiastic supporters.

Researchers find correlation between rates of obesity and arthritis
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Researchers find correlation between rates of obesity and arthritis

Obesity is linked to a number of conditions, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and foot pain.

Campaign highlights the impact of orthopaedic problems on disability rates
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Campaign highlights the impact of orthopaedic problems on disability rates

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) has launched its Nation in Motion Campaign, in which the organization highlights how orthopaedic care helps people get back on their feet and back to work.

Infrared technology may alleviate inflammatory foot pain
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Study: Infrared technology may alleviate inflammatory foot pain

New York news channel NY1 recently reported on a new therapy to treat foot pain that’s more often used in medical spas than podiatry offices.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Man undergoes painful hammer toe surgery walks for charity
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Man undergoes painful hammer toe surgery, walks for charity

Individuals with hammer toe know how difficult walking can be. Moreover, those who have had the surgery – which consists of having metal rods implanted in the toes – know about the pain and healing time involved.

cosmetic foot surgeries should be avoided
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Cosmetic foot surgeries should be avoided

Ladies with nice-looking feet have all the luck. They can wear any type of fashionable shoe they like and often become the object of sexual desire because of their flawless toes and smooth heels.

bunion surgery is preventable
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Bunion surgery is preventable

Bunion surgery is a corrective operation in which the foot’s big toe joint is placed back in its normal position or, in some cases, portions of it are removed, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Individuals should be aware of bunion surgery risks
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Individuals should be aware of bunion surgery risks

People who experience bunions have to endue many side effects of the deformity, including foot pain, hindered mobility and the inability to wear certain shoes.