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Will my new shoes give me blisters?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

If they don't fit properly, they may. If they're too tight or a little too loose, they can cause increased friction, which puts you at an increased risk for blisters.

You can avoid friction blisters on your feet by wearing the right shoes and socks.

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