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Hammertoes: Conventional vs. Natural Approaches

Posted By Marty Hughes, DC


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March 22, 2016

I have been able to almost completely release my previously fixed hammertoes by stretching them 5 minutes or so every night.

This is a fantastic course. I only wish I had seen it 20 years ago before my hammertoes became fixed. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

July 21, 2016
Natural Footgear

Hi, Rosemary,

Thank you for your comment. And thank you for your positive feedback! We are thrilled that the stretches are working for you and that you are increasing your foot health daily! Incorporating Correct Toes into your daily foot health routine (if you haven’t already done so) can help accelerate your progress toward optimal foot health. Also, we have a free e-course on hammertoes (if you haven’t already signed up for it) that you may be interested in:

If you have any questions, please just send them our way!

Kind regards,
Laura Trentman

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