Hie. My mom have problem on knees amd her weight is quit more (82 kg) I am just afraid when she got old her legs got in more trouble so please help me how to short out with her weight and knee problem. Plzz help me before it 2 late.
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82 Kgs is not too much. A good regimen of walking 1 hour a day and diet control will help reduce weight. The only way to save the knees is through exercise. See a physio and start Quads strengthening exercises for the knee. Ask mum to avoid squats and reduce stair climbing.
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