Obesity Damage to Knees May Be “Irreparable”

CBC News (2011-02-14)–People who are morbidly obese may experience some amount of “irreparable damage” to their knees that may limit improvement in their knee pain, even if they lose a significant amount of weight. That was the conclusion of researchers who evaluated 10 morbidly obese patients with knee osteoarthritis before and after bariatric surgery. Read more

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