A 40-year-old member asked:
what is a good, vigorous exercise for someone suffering from arthritis in the right knee?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Rheumatology 20 years experience
Swimming, bicycling: If you have knee arthritis, you should avoid exercises such as running, which places too much pressure on this joint. Exercises gentle on the knees include bicycling, swimming, elliptical machine, walking.
5328 viewsAnswered Mar 7, 2020
A 46-year-old member asked:
Please describe a good vigorous exercise for someone with arthritis in the right knee?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Low impact exercises: In general, low impact exercises are best for arthritic knees. Cycling and swimming are good examples.
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Last updated Mar 7, 2020
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