Bunion is a deformity of the great toe, but it can also affect other parts of the foot. There are a lot of factors that cause it, such as improper nutrition, influenza, poor metabolism, tonsillitis, rheumatic infections, gout or improper shoes. The great thing is that you can treat bunions if their development state isn’t too advanced.
If you feel you are starting to form bunions, there are a few tips in this article that’ll help you to prevent them. Also, you’ll find out what treatment to apply and what exercises to perform to treat bunions at home, and at the same time, to avoid surgery.
You can see in the pictures below how a bunion looks like; with the deformed big toe, swollen joint and a lot of pain in the foot.