Battle of the Bunions

Smart ways to deal with the pain, plus advice for managing spring fever and slippery floors I’ve heard that removing bunions can wreck a dancing career. Is this true? My bunions are killing me and I rarely perform without pain. What should I do? —Lauren, New York, NY Occasionally, dancers with bunions may be able […]

Your Body: Can Crunches Fix Bunions?

How cross-training your core, hips and calves can help Photos by Jayme Thornton, modeled by Eva Solnick of Joffrey Ballet School Leanna Rinaldi never expected demi-pointe to be the most difficult part of her first season with Miami City Ballet. But a painful bunion on her left foot made one of the most basic steps […]