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Knee pain - joint pain

Having knee pain . unable to walk . doctor said gap in joint reduced. kindly help with any remedy . weight: 68kilo
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Harisha N L Bangalore | General Physician
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Use over the counter pain killers,NSAID etc...A physical therapist can work with you to create an individualized exercise program that will strengthen the muscles around your joint, increase your range of motion and reduce pain...Exercise can increase your endurance and strengthen the muscles around your joint, making your joint more stable. Try walking, biking or swimming. If you feel new joint pain, stop.Being overweight or obese increases the stress on your weight-bearing joints, such as your knees and your hips. Even a small amount of weight loss can relieve some pressure and reduce your pain..Both heat and cold can relieve pain in your joint..consult orthopedic surgeon for further help.
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