A 41-year-old member asked:
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how long before i can resume physical activities after an ankle sprain?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: Usually when the pain goes away and you can stand and walk with the ankle feeling stable.
Answered on Nov 22, 2012

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