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My mom has been diagnosed with arthritis at 43 years old and she is refusing to go to physical therapy is that bad for her?

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Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
??: Physical therapy dose not help everyone and it can be a good bit expensive ? What kind of arthritis there are many kinds you cannot make mom do what you think is right just like she probably couldn't make you do what you did not want to do / support mom the best you can and see what happens next.
Answered on Jan 27, 2014

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