A 51-year-old member asked:
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wore tight shoes yesterday and woke up with two numb toes?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Nerve compression: Probably from compressionof the nerve between the toes. If only minor trauma the feeling should return.
Answered on Nov 17, 2019

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