There is a chance that your toe is leaning slightly towards the other shoes if you are like others. In time, your big toe’s base will be pushed outward against the metatarsal bone that is only behind it. When such thing happens, it leads to a bunion. Bunion or as how others are calling it as a bony is usually a painful hump found at the base of the big toe.
As a matter of fact, bunions do form at the joint where your toe bends when you’re walking. On the other hand, the rest of your body weight rests on your bunion each and every time you walk. This is going to hurt your feet and believe it or not, the rest of your body when you walk. In addition to that, the bunions are also known to cause callus in your feet mainly because of the reason that the shoe is rubbing against it.
To be able to lessen the discomfort and aches that bunion sufferers are dealing with, it will be highly recommended to buy comfortable shoes. Through this, it will reduce whatever you are feeling when you are walking. Well, the good thing about this is that, a lot of shoe manufacturers know the struggles that bunion sufferers are enduring and thus, making comfortable shoes for them.
In most cases, this foot problem begin at early stage of adulthood and as we age, the feet gradually starts to spread and it is at that point where the problems begin to gets worse. Bunions may be hereditary and they might be just among the many issues caused by poor or weak foot structure. There are also cases to which it develops with arthritis and if one of the legs is longer the other, then expect that you could develop bunion on the big toe which is longer.
When compared to men, it is women who actually have higher chances of developing bunions. That is primarily because of the reason that women usually wear tight shoes, particularly high heels. With the lengthened used of these types of shoes, it pushes the bones in your foot to have a strange, unusual shape.
Say for example that you feel pained when you walk in pair of flat shoes to which you must feel comfortable instead, it serves as your cue to set meeting with a foot expert or a podiatrist. This may be bunion or any other issues on your feet. Once visiting their clinic, they will diagnose your condition and give prescription as well as advise on what comfortable shoes to buy or wear.