Hammer toe is a common condition that can require minor surgery to correct — but some easy steps can also help to prevent it from developin
Is your big toe aching? It could be due to an inflammation in the tendons that connect two bones in your foot.
Hammertoe is an abnormal bend in the toe that leaves it looking like a hammer. Though it can be painful, the condition almost always responds to conservative treatment.
If you have symptoms of sudden intense pain in the joints in the feet when you stand up or in the middle of the night, you may have gout.
Have you been hiding your toenails behind nail polish and closed-toed shoes? Are they thick, discolored, and/or brittle? Have you been embarrassed when you insist that you do not take your shoes off at someone’s house or whenever you avoid
You may know about bunions – a big toe joint deformity that causes the big toe joint to jut out. However, you may not have known about its relative, the tailor’s bunion, which is also called a bunione
If one or more of your toes is abnormally bent at the joint, there’s a good chance you’ve got hammert
Have you been suffering from painful ingrown toenails? They may be getting infected and they may keep coming back. Some of you may have ingrown toenails that do not even cause pain.
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