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A 18-year-old male asked:

When i sit for a prolonged period, the muscle on the back of my thigh aches, its only when i sit for a while. i'm 18 by the way. thanks.?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
A Verified Doctoranswered
34 years experience
Posture: It may have something to do with the way you sit. Try to sit up straight and try not to slouch. If needed put a pillow in the small of your back to support the natural curve of your low back . If that does not help, talk with your doctor or a physical therapist.
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