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A 42-year-old member asked:

what are the benefits of having small feet?

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Dr. David Hettinger
Podiatry 36 years experience
It's easier to find: A larger variety of shoes in different colors and styles. Aside from that, there aren't really "benefits" to having small feet.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

Is it ok for guys to have small feet?

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Dr. Leto Quarles
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Of course: No relation between foot size and size of anything else. Maybe less likely to step on dancing partner's toes? :-).
A 41-year-old member asked:

What does it mean for a person to have small feet? Is it bad?

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Dr. Brandon Macy
Podiatry 41 years experience
It is what it is.: Doesn't mean anything more or less than if somebody is short in height. Neither good nor bad, it is what you make of it.
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A 33-year-old male asked:

What is the definition or description of: Small feet?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Brachydactyly: Brachydactyly is shortening of fingers/toes and gives the feet a small appearance. There are a number of potential causes of small feet. When I lived in China there were still older women who had bound feet- It was considered more attractive to have very small feet.

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