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A 67-year-old female asked:

I am 68 years old waiting on a hip replacement i walk 2 mile a day for my health my leg is sore am i doing it harm?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 56 years experience
No: The harm has already been done. It is good 2 keep up ur exercise as this will help u in ur post op rehab. Keep up the good work.
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Ireland
A 67-year-old female asked:

I am 68 years old.I am waiting on a hip replacement.I walk 2 mile a day for my health my leg is always sore am i doing it harm.Thanks?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 51 years experience
I do not believe so: As long you feel okay while walking it should not be a problem.
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Last updated Apr 20, 2019

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