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is it true that pigeon-toed children are more likely to be good runners than children who are not pigeon-toed?

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Dr. Scott Katz
25 years experience Pediatrics
No: That is a myth. Every child is different, although most are pigeon-toed for the first few years. If a child becomes more pigeon-toed over time, they should be examined.
Answered on Dec 21, 2017

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