A bunion is a bump on the outside of the big toe, resulting from a bone abnormality that is likely genetic. Bunions can be harmless but some result in pain and permanent deformity.
There is disagreement among medical professionals about the cause of bunions;
some see them as primarily caused by the long-term use of shoes, particularly ...
Experts disagree on whether tight, high-heeled or too-narrow shoes cause
bunions or whether footwear simply contributes to bunion development. Other
Mar 1, 2015 ... From symptoms to treatment to prevention, get the basics on bunions from the
experts at WebMD.
Jun 27, 2014 ... Who develops bunions? What are symptoms and signs of a bunion?
Dec 12, 2014 ... This joint at the base of the big toe carries much of your weight while walking, so
bunions can cause severe and constant pain. The joint may ...
A bunion is the enlargement of the big toe joint causing inflammation and pain
and leading to arthritis: causes, diagnosis, treatment, surgery, prevention.
Jun 1, 2011 ... A bunion is a deformity of the foot that causes the big toe to turn inward toward
the other toes. This can result in damage to the other toes, ...
Mar 24, 2015 ... Dear Alice,. What is the cause of bunions? A stubbed toe? Nutritional? Can the
growth be stopped before a shoe doesn't fit? Why the ...
Dec 4, 2014 ... Read about bunion causes, treatment, prevention, and surgery complications. A
bunion on the big toe is called a hallux valgus deformity; on the ...