A 25-year-old female asked:
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i normally don't walk much ! just use the car ! but when i do walk the balls of my foot hurt a lot ! is there a reason why this happens ?

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Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Need more supportive walking shoes.
Answered on Apr 1, 2013
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