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How did your bunions develop? What do you do to relieve bunion pain? Did you find a treatment or therapy that seems to be beneficial? Tell about it here. I cannot possibly try every treatment, therapy or product available – so please join in and tell your own bunion story!

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Cowboy boots, bunions en progression in bunion treatment 
Found out that wearing cowboy boots that are too small and pointed at the same time caused bunions on both feet. Now I am in search for non surgical healing. …

Unhappy with my bunion surgery 
I had bunions since I can remember. My dad has had bunions since forever. So I finally decided to get bunion surgery because I didn't want my bunions to …

Biggest regret of my life 
At age 63 I had a lot of problems with a large bunion on my left foot. My big toe crossed under the second toe which had become a hammer toe. I have very …

My bunions 
My bunions don't hurt at all. Sometimes they look red. They are large and the only problem is to find shoes that fit. I am scared to oparate them as …

Getting to the point of bunionectomy reality 
I'm 34 y/o, and am, have always been very petite (5'2", avg 105 lbs., demi boyish-curvy with small full-A cup breasts). Since I was an adolescent, I've …

Bunions ever since date of birth 
I have bunions on both of my feet. They have been there since birth. I don't remember much as I was growing up with them, but my mother always told me …

My New Friend Paul 
I did a lot of sports at a younger age and the bunion (in my right foot) caused a lot of issues. I would have sharp pain in my foot and it prevented me …

Should this have been spotted (and dealt with) earlier? 
Around the age of 11 or 12 my left big toe joint began to develop a ridge on top. A pair of slip-ons with what I now know was a very shallow toe box (and …

New Adventure 
I have just developed my first bunion. The doctors say I have Hallux Limitus, and that I will have the condition for the rest of my life. The cause could …

The Bunion Pain Reliever (BPR) 
My bunion troubles began in high school, around age 14. I played high school volleyball and noticed intense foot pain on both feet near my big toe. My …

Visco-Gel Toe Spacers 
I went to Podiatrist...he said there is nothing you can do for bunions..except wait for them to get so bad that you can't stand it & then have surgery!...I …

Trial and error in bunion splints, then success 
I am 68 years old and lucky to recover from many health challenges. Both my mother and grand mother suffered from bunions. As a french nurse, I used to …

Finally! People I can talk to 
I was born with (severe) bunions and so has my mom and grandma. I was always jealous of my sisters and everyone at school that had regular feet. I'd always …

Bunions whole life, mom too 
I've had bunions my whole life, heard that it's a foot deformity we are born with, don't know if it's true but my mom also has them bad. She doesn't …

Bunions hurt my feet!! 
I was diagnosed as a candidate for bunion surgery at 35 years old. My mother and grandmother both had the condition. I am now 61 years old and when I …

Yamuna Body Rolling for Bunions 
My bunions started to bother me when I was 35. I thought I would have surgery at same point, but then changed my mind about a year ago, right before I …

Prevention can delay, but not solve bunion issue 
As long as I can remember I have bunions. My niece had an operation where she had all her toes broken; she had to learn how to walk from scratch. That …

My bunion story 
I have had bunions ever since I can remember! When I first really noticed I was in about 6th grade. I actually just had surgery this past April (2012) …

Some bunions are easier to get rid of than others 
I'm kind of lucky in that no one else in my family has bunions. I got my bunions purely by walking for long distances in narrow, high-heeled shoes. I don't …

i hate my ugly feet! 
I've had what I now understand are bunions since about 7-8 years old, my mother had them and all my sisters have them; my mum only had surgery about 3 …

Family Bunions 
I was warned by mother and grandmother that I, too, would have painful bunions. As a dance teacher for 35 years ... I don't know how I did it, but now …

Dancing and bunions 
I'm only 14 and I dance, and currently on pointe. I have really big bunions on both of my feet, except I've had them since I was young, and not from ballet. …

Bunions and autogenic training 
I would like to share with you my experience which has something to do with bunions. I am 31 and have bunions as far back as I can remember. They are …

I am an EFT Practitioner for 8 years and offer free session by phone 
I would like to help those suffering from bunions. I would be happy to speak with anyone that would like a free EFT Phone session. I also do distant healing …

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Amazing, I'm not the only one. 
I was born with bunions. My mom has them (not as severe) and so does my grandmother on my mom's side. All my life I've always worn socks and was self …

I thought I was the only deformed person! 
I was definitely born with them. I have noticed that they run in my family. Since I was a child, I always wore socks to hide what I felt was a deformity …

QUICK BUNION REDUCTION 
My name is Harald Rabe and I have a bunion on top of my left toe. I wear wide shoes at work and always try to purchase shoes that I first try on. I don't …

thank you!! 
i thought i'd just drop a note saying that your site has helped me a ton. i've had bunions since i was around 6ish and i never knew why they were there …

Most of my life 
I'm thrilled to find this site because I've dealt with bunions most of my life. I started developing them when I was young - probably 8 or 9 years old …

Bunion cures 
Hello, my bunions started when I was about 25. Of course from wearing the wrong shoes like the most of us. I still wore them and some years later my …

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