Are bunions common?
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About 10-25% of people have bunions, which can make your feet so sore that you can barely walk. It happens when the joint at the base of the big toe is misaligned and causes a bulge to form on the side of the foot. ... "People have a common misconception that bunions are caused by shoes; they aren't.