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Does swimming build up muscles for someone with bad hip?

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Dr. Barry Waldman
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: Yes

Swimming is one of the best all around exercises for strengthening.
There is no evidence that swimming damages the hip.

In brief: Yes

Swimming is one of the best all around exercises for strengthening.
There is no evidence that swimming damages the hip.
Dr. Barry Waldman
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