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What Is The Best Treatment For Difficulty Climbing Stairs
Inactivity, injury: If one walks up steps, especially if overweight and/or out of shape, there can be aching in the muscles used most, thigh quadriceps. There can also be balance problems. No matter how deconditioning occurred, if someone is having problems climbing stairs that typically would not have been a challenge or caused pain, it might be time to see pcp/ physiatrist/pt provider for evaluation/exercise plan. ...Read more
My legs are rigid and painful, difficulty walking straight and with balance. I find it hard just to get up from sitting or climbing stairs. Any ideas?
See MD: This is not normal for someone of your age; you need to be assessed by a doctor soon. ...Read more
Pain in my right thigh side and front near thigh hip joint till knee, lower backand at head and neck joint difficulty in climbing stairs & rsing leg?
Knee problem, very painful, getting up from sitting position..Climbing stairs..And now a lump on back of knee..On feet all day as contractor. Any idea?
Could be stenosis: When standing, spinal stenosis in the lumbar spine usually becomes more symptomatic. In other words, the pain or numbness in the legs gets worse. I recommend evaluation by your doctor who could order tests such as x-rays, MRI or a ct scan of your low back and check for other possible causes of your complaints. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My right knee has been bothering me since Sat. Hurts to go up&downstairs. I did alot of walking and climbing stairs this past week.Some advice please?
RICE: Hard to be sure without knowing where it hurts and examining you. In general a brief trial of Rest Immobilization Compression and Elevation may help. Don't overdo any of these but you can use cold packs or a bottle of cold water and a gently wrapped 4-6" Ace as a form of first aid treatment. Will probably subside but you can add Alleve or Motrin if you don't have stomach problems. ...Read more
Treated for atonomic dysfunction w/ atenolol(HHR) taken off of it heart still beats fast but only when standing up and climbing stairs reasons for it?
I'm fourteen years old and i've been having severe knee pains since i was about 10. I'm fourteen years old and i've been having severe knee pains since i was about 10. My knees will go out at the worst times(climbing stairs, tumbling, cheerleading, sittin
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