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A 23-year-old male asked:

When i bent my knees i have severe pain but when i walk i run its perfectly fine its only upon bending the knees being overweight can be an issue?

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Dr. Dora Chizea
Anti-Aging Medicine 49 years experience
Knee ... assessment: Pain with bending knee for someone over weight can be an issue. At 23 y/o there is time for weight and lifestyle management . But because there could be structural damages underway it is a good idea to see the PCP for Knee Status Assessment so one can start appropriate treatment if indicated and preventive care.
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