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Found this article online, its very encouraging with those of us who have bad knees, felt like itd be an awesome topic for discussion, and a lot of people give their feedback

Cheers,

[quote]Arthritisboy wrote:
Found this article online, its very encouraging with those of us who have bad knees, felt like itd be an awesome topic for discussion, and a lot of people give their feedback

Cheers,

Researchers did find one high-impact sport that hurt patients â?? so-called power lifting, which involves squatting and then lifting a bar with lots of weights off the ground and over your head.

â??Thatâ??s very bad for the knee. Two patients in the series were practicing and both needed a revision,â?? Dr. Parratte says. â??All the charges are going through the knee in a bad manner and itâ??s hundreds of pounds on the knee in a short amount of time.â??

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[quote]BHOLL wrote:

[quote]Arthritisboy wrote:
Found this article online, its very encouraging with those of us who have bad knees, felt like itd be an awesome topic for discussion, and a lot of people give their feedback

Cheers,

Researchers did find one high-impact sport that hurt patients â?? so-called power lifting, which involves squatting and then lifting a bar with lots of weights off the ground and over your head.

â??Thatâ??s very bad for the knee. Two patients in the series were practicing and both needed a revision,â?? Dr. Parratte says. â??All the charges are going through the knee in a bad manner and itâ??s hundreds of pounds on the knee in a short amount of time.â??

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By this statement alone, they made a fool out of themselves, and lost all credibility.