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... I found various message boards and blogs to be a great resource when I was researching my surgery and post-op experiences, so I wanted to share my own story as well for others who are researching. I was diagnosed with a moderate bunion on my right foot at the age of 34 - I've had the bunion since I was a child, but it only began causing me issues in the year prior to my... (3 replies)
... reat and the big toe is perfectly straight on both feet as well as bunions are gone. And reading similar posts, I too, at the age of 41 will be getting my first pedicure next spring and will get to wear sandals to show off my feet. ... (0 replies)
... happy that things are going well for you. Funny you should say about the pedicure and infection i was thinking of going back to my little lady i figured it was time i prettied up my toes ,now im a bit cautious and undicided. ... (97 replies)

... to hear from you and that all is back to normal except for the toe infections. I have been doing my own since 3 years ago when I got toenails infections from a pedicure place. Been so scare since then, so I would rather do my own. ... (97 replies)
... Here too Pearl.. almost 5 months for me.. The swelling is gone... had to visit my podiatrist again for infection in both my big toes from a bad pedicure...Guess I will be making my own toes pretty from now on. I think the infection was worse for me because to my bunion surgery... The big toes were really aching... all is good now! Good to see the same ole gang here.... we... (97 replies)
... Absolutely stick that foot in the ocean! The ocean has incredible healing properties...the salt, the sand, the current....all helpful. Plus walking in the water, feet in sand, will help give your foot muscles more strength and it should really really help with the scar...loosen it, diminish it. If I were you (I'm going to the beach in a couple of weeks), do some flex/bend... (90 replies)
... easy to let your whole self go when you are trying to recover and I think that makes everything seem worse. A few days after this past surgery, I gave myself a pedicure on the good foot and just having painted toe nails on one foot made me feel so much better. Find little ways to pamper yourself. ... (24 replies)
... Good for you!!!!!! I let it go too long and my feet DID end up looking like gnarled tree roots. :blob_fire My two bunionectomies/hammertoes were both done in July, with a second surgery on both feet a week and a half ago to remove the screws and smooth down the bone edges, so I am still in surgical boots and it will likely be another month before I can wear REAL shoes. Did... (8 replies)
... I had my pedicure yesterday. I did it in the loop during my lunch break. ... (8 replies)
... y feet were done at West Suburban Hospital by Dr. Finn from the Acorn Podiatry Center which is located right next to the Borders Bookstore. I would like to get a pedicure too, but I think I'll wait until early next summer when I'll be wearing sandals again. Let me know if you recommend a good place for it. ... (8 replies)
... I think I am going for a pedicure with a coworker next week. Can't wait! ... (8 replies)
... It's done!! It's over!! I'm 45 and have never worn sandals or had a pedicure in my life. Five new pairs are waiting for me! Small children used to gawk at my feet at the swimming pool. No more! ... (6 replies)
... out my toes and then that wakes me up because that hurts! I would give anything for a good foot rub these days, lol....I had the funny thought of going to get a pedicure right after the bandages come off....can you imagine the look of horror when the pedicurist saw these Frankenstein feet? ... (19 replies)
... Well, I am glad that your surgery healed nicely....I'm sure your toe looks beautiful! I recently got a report on the doctor who did the original surgery and his report looks great. He has been practicing for 28 years as an OS and has never had a disciplinary action against him. People do make mistakes though, so who knows. I will definitly check out the other doctors as... (22 replies)
... an my second toe..i think it looks horrible..but, oh well, i went thru hell for months before i was better..if this is what im stuck be it.. Now, the bunionectomy i had 10 weeks ago..healed nicely..although i still have pain.but im on my feet all day..i hardly ever sit. ... (22 replies)

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