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Many foot problems—such as
calluses and corns, or
hammer, claw, or mallet toes—will not become severely
painful or disabling if you wear shoes with a wide toe box that gives your toes
and the ball of your foot more room.
Try to wear shoes that:
At home, try wearing sandals or soft-leather flat shoes or slippers. Or buy
an inexpensive pair of shoes and cut a hole over the affected joint.
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerGavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
Current as ofJune 4, 2014
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
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