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What are the benefits of walking with my cane?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cane

Unloads the joint.
Lowers the joint reaction forces to put less stress on the joint.

In brief: Cane

Unloads the joint.
Lowers the joint reaction forces to put less stress on the joint.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. Jeffery Dormu
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Walking

The more ambulatory you are the better it is for your health.
If the cane helps you to be more active then you should use it. Increased physical activity will help to improve your circulation and increase your muscle strength.

In brief: Walking

The more ambulatory you are the better it is for your health.
If the cane helps you to be more active then you should use it. Increased physical activity will help to improve your circulation and increase your muscle strength.
Dr. Jeffery Dormu
Dr. Jeffery Dormu
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