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Sir, I have spondylitis and severe low back pain. Recently the right knee is paining and very difficult to walk. I had to stop morning walk since last week. I found the cartilage surrounding knee has been found weaker and joints including knees have become narrower compared that it was.

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Sir, I have spondylitis and severe low back pain. Recentl...
Apply Hot Fomentation twice daily. Avoid bending in front. Postural Correction- Sit Tall, Walk Tall. Extension Exercises x 15 times x twice daily - lying on tummy, take left arm up for 3 seconds, then bring it down, right arm up for 3 seconds, bring down. Bring right leg up, hold for 3 seconds, bring it down. Then right leg up and hold for 3 seconds and bring it down. Repeat twice a day- 10 times.
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