5 Things You Need to Know About Relieving Big Toe Joint Pain

If you have toe pain, you aren't alone. Joint pain in the toes is a common problem, and may be caused by shoes that do not fit properly, arches that are too high or too low, bunions, arthritis or injury. While relieving big toe joint pain can be quite difficult, particularly if you have a condition such as arthritis or hammertoes, it is not impossible and in most cases can be treated at home.

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Woman with toe pain. (Image: Zoonar RF/Zoonar/Getty Images)

If you have toe pain, you aren't alone. Joint pain in the toes is a common problem, and may be caused by shoes that do not fit properly, arches that are too high or too low, bunions, arthritis or injury. While relieving big toe joint pain can be quite difficult, particularly if you have a condition such as arthritis or hammertoes, it is not impossible and in most cases can be treated at home.

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