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Wearing Tight Shoe
Other than being: Miserably painful, you mean? There can be cramping of the foot, toenails that aren't otherwise painful can poke you in the corners, making those painful. Many other irritations are also possible, particularly in the toes. It would have to be done over a prolonged period of time before any long lasting deformity would show up. ...Read more
Don't wear: Tight shoes. Wear properly fitting shoes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hello, I am having numbness (x14 days) along the medial aspect of my big toes after wearing tight shoes - i understand this is likely secondary to MPJ compression. How long does it usually take for sensory function returns to normal? Thank you!
A slow Return.: Difficult to come up with a figure. More than likely the shoes damaged the nerve enough to reduce the nerve impulse conductivity. Consider the fact that wearing any shoe may influence the speed of recovery. The nerve has to obtain a minimum degree of healing before feeling even begins to come back. Kind of like taking three steps forward and one step back. Applying heat may speed the healing up. ...Read more
1/2 (cutical to tip) of my big toenail is lifting from wearing tight shoes now clear liquid is coming out with pressure will it heal on its own?
It may heal on its own, if you change to sensible shoes and quit using pointy toed shoes and high heels.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Stripes: If all the nails have this it is probably not serious. If one nail has it, it might need to be looked at. Many medical conditions effect the toenails so i would need your medical history to see if anything else is causing this problem. ...Read more
I stand up all day at work wearing tight shoes now i have swollen skin next to my toe that is tender n white,today i wore bigger shoes,it helped a lil?
Baby powder: Try putting baby powder on your feet and wear fresh socks and take an extra pair. Don't wear shoes that bind ...Read more
Can you get permanent damaged nerves in toes from wearing tight shoes for decades? Worn tight shoes now toes are sore, numb, tingly and burn.tests ok
Yes: Ask any ballet toe dancer. Their feet are a common and endless problem. They have many tricks to lessen the pain, but really cannot get rid of it. This is the equivalent of wearing tights shoes which squish the toes together. ...Read more
I have nerve damage in my toes from wearing tight shoes, no neuroma. Steroid injection didn't help or shoe inserts. Would nerve tablets help for pain
Just Shoes?: This type on condition is very difficult to assess without knowing much more about the entire clinical picture. While permanent nerve damage from just wearing "tight" shoes is not unheard of, there could be more clinical factors to be considered before suggesting "nerve" tablets are going to help. I would suggest you consult with a experienced neurologist for rooting out any underlying conditions. ...Read more