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... Thanks that helps. How long do you have to wear boots? (4 replies)
... blanchable red spots on the tops of my toes. As a retired nurse I know this is a stage one decubitus. I called them and told them this is from where the boots rub on my feet. They say I must keep the boots on while walking, so I've spent most of the day off my feet. ... (4 replies)
... My grandma grew up on a farm, she's NEVER worn anthing other than comfy flats, so I worry that no matter what shoes I wear, I'll get bunions like hers, too. ... (2 replies)

Bunions
Nov 20, 2007
... I had a double bunionectomy and (double) hammertoe surgery in mid May of 2006-- The hammertoes just healed along with the bunions; I had no pins or special instructions that were different from what I was told to do for the bunion surgery recovery. My stitches were dissolvable. I wore non-flexible velcro-fastened surgical sandals for two weeks; no boots, casts, crutches, etc.... (25 replies)
Bunions
Nov 20, 2007
... During the first 3 days post surgery, it was easier for me to crawl to the bathroom, rather than put on the walking boots and grab the crutches. I did hold my feet off the floor when crawling. ... (25 replies)
Bunions
Aug 20, 2007
... Her bunions sound worse than yours but like yours she had a one bigger bunion, but her's was on on her left foot. ... (13 replies)
... my mother's side of the family had horrible bunions, going back several generations. Mother, aunts, grandmother, sister. And not all of them worse pointy cowboy boots or heels the way I did. ... (5 replies)
... He gave me a pair of surgical sandals to wear when I am at home, but still wants me in the surgical boots if I have to leave the apartment. ... (4 replies)
... As my bunions grew larger, my big toes turned in more and more-- Eventually they went so far over that they went under the next toes, making them also become deformed. If I had had bunion surgery earlier, I'd not only saved myself years of pain (not to mention putting up with ugly and hard-to-fit feet), but I'd only have had to have bunionectomies instead of those and... (16 replies)
... I have those velcro shoes too. I didn't get a boot, but I know other people here have. The shoes are OK, but the velcro gets stuck on everything - bandage, bedspread, other shoe, etc. My pain med is darvocet. It's what I had after my c-section, which was the 1st time I had ever heard of it. It's acetominephyne (sp?) and something else. I like it b/c it gives me NO side... (7 replies)
... op shoes that are sort of like velcro closure Burkenstocks, but the packet specifically mentions CAM boots instead. I don't know though, that could just be the default thing in the instructions. ... (7 replies)
... Hi there, I guess it is too much to hope for to fit right into regular shoes and boots. I have 8 pair of shoes and 2 pair of boots that I've bought this year and haven't beenable to wear much because of the pain of the bunions. ... (9 replies)
... Congrats on your tennis playing at 4 months & also on the prospective new addition to the family. I'm also at 4 months & although I don't play tennis, I did walk quite a lot before the surgery. I'm trying to get back up to the distances I used to do, but it's difficult because I still have quite a bit of swelling. I can get my hiking boots on now with a thin sock on my... (16 replies)
... I'm really enjoying this thread because of my horrible feet bunions AND hammertoes I love looking at good feet. ... (19 replies)
... About staring at other people's feet - I do it all the time, and I used to be envious. For the longest time, I thought my feet were normal - they looked like my mother's, and doesn't everyone hate their feet? It wasn't until about ten years ago that I learned there was actually a name for my deformity, bunions. That's when the pain got excruciating, too. For yeeeears I... (19 replies)
Bunions
May 17, 2003
... being. Whatever shoes, boots or sandals I wear, comfortable as they all are, by the end of the day a different part of my foot hurts! ... (29 replies)
... I found that orthotics helped me after surgery. It seems to take the pressure off of the forefoot. Apparently, a lot of folks with bunions also have flat feet; that's not the case with me. Maybe a higher arch puts a little more pressure on the front of my foot. For me, a lot depends on the shoe. I have some shoes or boots that I'll keep a little support in even now (not... (6 replies)
Bunionectomy
Nov 11, 2014
... flops. Runners are ok for a while, hiking boots are torture, ski boots are painful, heels are torture, etc. ... (18 replies)
... So, I have been actively partaking in these outdoor pursuits for years, and over the last three or so years have noticed that my bunions have been getting larger. I don't recall ever having feet without bunions. ... (6 replies)
... I have personally never have had a bunionectomy done, but I know lots of people who have. Believe it or not, a lot of military people get it. They wear boots all day, and boy are those boots ill fitting. Everybody wears the same boots. You either get suede or leather. That's it. ... (9 replies)


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