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Who gets bunions?

James P. Ioli, DPM
Podiatric Medicine
Bunions are among the most common causes of painful toes. They plague more than half of all American women, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, but only a quarter of men. They are twice as common among people over age 60 compared with younger adults.

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