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How do you prevent a work-related injury if you do strenuous work all day?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Some suggestions: Stretching is important. Stretch before and after work. Drink plenty of water during the day. Maintain a healthy weight. Do not smoke. Do not drink more than one alcoholic beverage daily. Do regular aerobic exercise. Protect your back by using proper lifting procedures. Eat a healthy diet with lots of fresh fruits and vegetables.

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