|This is for Word 2007, I would imagine that 2010 has something similar.|
Click the Microsoft Office button
Click on the Prepare button in the left hand pane
Click on the Inspect button in the right hand pane
Uncheck all boxes EXCEPT Headers, Footers, and Watermarks.
Note: This will also remove watermarks from the document.
Click Inspect at bottom of popup window
You should have a list if there are headers, footers, or watermarks in your document
Click the Remove All button
See how that works for you.