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... Hi, another 19y.o. here too and I have bunions since young. A podiatrist told me that you might get the bunions genetically... he even told me that it can skip generations... Poor fitting shoes, tight shoes, high heel shoes can make the bunion worse! ... (4 replies)
... and I have bunions.I never really knew what they were before but they bug me.Im not sure why I have them because I thought you got those at an older age but I have had them for as long as I can remember. ... (4 replies)
... i too have had bunions since i remember! im also 19 yrs old i had a right foot bunionectomy in june, and as of now im still recovering! if your feet dont hurt it would be wise to have surgery for looks! ... (4 replies)

... Bunions have numerous causes, but for many of us it was a genetic disposition. Bunions are not an old age occurance, the reason you might see them with many elderly is due to poorly fitting shoes. High heels contribute to bunions as well. ... (4 replies)
... pain is often the deciding factor. My bunions were nowhere near as severe as some I've seen, but I had a lot of pain, so much so I just wanted to stop moving completely, so we went with surgery. ... (14 replies)
... my 3rd toes and i cant move my big toes very well,is this due to the bunions or have i got some thing als wrong,i must say i do neglect my feet becase i sqash my bunions into shoes thats a bit tight but at 17 i dont want to wear ugly flat granny shoes. ... (0 replies)
... just because you 'feel' you are too young for surgery, doesnt mean you cant speak to a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon for a consult. this gives you the benefit of years of experience the doctor may have, instead of this friend or that 'hearing' that something works. ... (12 replies)
... wouldnt be wise to have surgery for looks! (4 replies)
... I definitely agree with Titchou that there are many different types of surgeries for bunions, so that will make a difference, but don't stress too much. ... (11 replies)
Bunion Help!!
Jul 13, 2006
... mine are back twice as big, i have them on both big toes at the side and the sides of my little toes, i really didnt know you could get them on your heels! saying that i dont really know that much about them. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, my orthopaedic surgeon called it hallux valgus. I don't know why he said that he doesn't recommend surgery on my feet at my age but I will ask on the next appt. ... (14 replies)
... Hi everyone, I'm gonna see a podiatrist for my foot problems (bunions, joint laxity, etc) tomorrow. I wonder if any of you here could give me ideas what are some of the questions I should ask. Hope I don't miss out on any possible questions that I can ask. Like, treatments, surgery, etc... My toe is hurting more n more badly this few days and the cream my orthopaedic surgeon... (14 replies)
... I'm 24 and had surgery about 6.5 weeks ago. My bunions have been getting progressively worse since I was about 14, but I didn't experience much pain until last year, after playing tennis or running. ... (14 replies)
... t look very good with a dress I have to say! ... (17 replies)
... after about two hours so the nurses brought 800 mg of Motrin. It killed the pain and allowed me to go until time for my next dose of Vicodin. Now, when I get a script for Vicodin for any reason, I try to take one or two OTC ibuprofen two hours after the Vicodin and I only have to take one Vicodin instead of two. ... (192 replies)
... I am so embarrassed about my feet. I was bullied at school anyway, but girls saw my feet in games lessons and called me a cripple. Since then I have never gone barefoot or been swimming. ... (5 replies)
... i didn't find this chatboard until after my surgery....just had it done 5 days ago. have to admit, reading all this did scare me. anyhow, i'm 26 years old. bunions run in my family. ... (114 replies)
... Hi Polly, as I am a newbee at this forum, I just replied to another lady from UK 'delightfuldior' for my reply. I am not sure if you too can see my reply to her. ... (41 replies)
... My foot is feeling more of itself now. Once in a while I have some numb feelings, and little pin like sensations. Not a huge deal but I am feeling them more this past few days. The swelling has gone done a lot than the past week. ... (41 replies)
... toe seperators work to relieve the pressure in the joint by straightening the toe. They do no prevent a bunion from forming or getting worse. ... (12 replies)

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