Very common among aging people, bone spurs are small outgrowths of bone that appear along joint margins. Although the spine is the most commonly affected area, bone spurs may also occur on feet, hands, toes and heel. Also known as osteophytes, bone spurs are caused due to daily wear and tear of bones, changes in formation of bone arising due to bone degeneration or mechanical instability. It may also be caused by inflammatory conditions, rigorous exercise, overweight, etc. Common symptoms associated with bone spurs are sharp pain, swelling, restricted movement, numbness, etc. but sometimes symptoms go unnoticed. Here are some excellent home remedies to cure bone spurs in a natural way.