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Can daily swimming help reduce my knee pain?
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
3 doctors agree
In brief: Possibly
due to less stress on the joint, however I would still exercise the muscles around the knee since swimming doesn't specifically work knee muscles as much as it does your core and chest and back muscles.

In brief: Possibly
due to less stress on the joint, however I would still exercise the muscles around the knee since swimming doesn't specifically work knee muscles as much as it does your core and chest and back muscles.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
Pain Management
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Swimming is an excellent way to condition your body and strengthen muscles that support joints.

In brief: Yes
Swimming is an excellent way to condition your body and strengthen muscles that support joints.
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It can
This is a good low impact exercise for overall body conditioning.

In brief: It can
This is a good low impact exercise for overall body conditioning.
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
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