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is it bad for my 3 year old niece to be wearing high heels a lot?

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Dr. Eric Bluman
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes: High heels in someone who is a child and skeletally imature might lead to growth disturbances in the feet.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes.: Children need to walk in flat shoes/sneakers at all times for proper development.
Answered on Apr 30, 2014

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