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are squats and deadlifts safe for kids

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Dr. Michael Yap
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: At age 23 ....weight training should not effect your pelvic muscle looser....quite the opposite. Hope this helps Dr Z
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
38 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Well supervised and not extreme exercise, including weight bearing is recommended for all ages from 2 up.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Yes and no: keeps the muscles around the area strong which reduces pain and increase function, but use low weight.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Not at all: It is good exercise cardiovascularly, for flexibility, and to tone up the buttocks and legs to do squats - even for a 12 year old.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
See an orthopedic: surgeon and do not attempt any heavy lifting until cleared.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Back pain: Lunges and squats really put a lot of stress on the low back. You risk converting a bulging disc into a herniated disc. Isometric exercises are better ... Read More
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