Do shoes cause bunions?

by WEFQAFD

Always wanted to know?

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No, shoes do not cause bunions. What they do cause is secondary problems like corns, callus etc.

It is an old story about shoes and bunions, but a study carried out many years ago found that nomadic tribes in Africa who did not wear any shoes at any point in their lives were still getting bunions.

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