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  • Knee Pain Relief

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 25, 2014 04:50 PM

    The knee is a critical part of walking, running, jogging or taking part in other activities. The knee, a weight bearing joint, is also the largest joint in the body, and contains crucial ligaments, bursae, and tendons surrounding the knee joint that are all susceptible to injury. Knee pain can...

  • Osteoarthritis of knee

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions August 10, 2011 07:22 PM

    This will be kind of long so please bare with me:) I am a 33 year old female right above the knee amputee, and have destroyed my left knee by overuse. I have been a amputee since I was 6 and have never been able to wear a leg so I have worn out my only knee. I seen my first ortho Dr. about 2 years...

  • 20-30 seconds knee pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 1, 2011 01:58 AM

    my left knee was swollen for about a month 2 years ago. not osteoarthritis. (personally i thought it was an autoimmune problem based on the symptoms i had but my orthopaedic surgeon wouldnt hear of it). Now, whenever i put my weight on my left knee and not move my left foor for a few seconds, there...

  • Knee issues...I can't get a straight answer!

    laurajeanne79 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 3, 2011 01:51 AM

    Hello, I'm a 31 year old Type 1 diabetic female. I have had diabetes for 25 years and have extremely good control of it...I have not had any complications. I also have never had any problems with my knees. Back in May, I bought an exercise bike. I used to run but, when I moved, decided that a bike...

  • Knee pain

    strawberry4419 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 26, 2011 06:37 AM

    I have read most of the post concerning knee pain and my symptoms are very similar. Mine started last October when I twisted my knee getting out of car. The pain only lasted a few minutes but the soreness continued. Several weeks later I woke up screaming with pain in my knee. It was hard to get...

  • No MCL or ACL

    cleanqueen1975 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions November 26, 2010 12:59 PM

    I am a 53 year old overweight male that has no MCL or ACL in my knee from a motorcycle accident back in 1976. I have had the "chicken shots" injections in my knee which lasted for about six months. I was fitted for a knee brace but it kills my lower back to wear it. I know losing weight will...

  • Osteotomy?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions April 6, 2010 10:24 PM

    I am surprised to see that nowhere in this discussion does anyone talk about a corrective osteotomy. It is a procedure done by orthopedic surgeons (all over the US). First you need to identify if your knock knees (genu valgum) cause to pain. Also, try doing some research on this yourself, except...

  • Knee stiffness w/ NO PAIN

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions April 2, 2008 09:14 PM

    Hello,I began jogging again (had been several years since I had been) in Aug. 2006 and w/in a couple of months noticed that my knees, expecially the left one, were pretty stiff in the mornings. So, I stopped jogging and went with the exercise bike for 20-25 minutes 3X a week and the stiffness...

  • Told I have Chondromalcia Patellae Need Help

    Rick P 7 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 5, 2007 11:52 PM

    :confused: I hope those of you with knee problems can help...several months ago I moved wrong in my office chair (chair too low) and twisted my right knee. I guess I favored the left leg and walked a bit differently. A week later, I developed a weakness in the right knee and then both knees became...

  • Patellofemoral? Inflammation? Medication? or ???

    Delawana 3 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 15, 2007 02:57 PM

    Hi,If you can imagine me walking 1 mile per day and some days up to 3, healthy and happy 14 months ago to now not being able to walk from my house to 2 doors away, that's what life has been like for me!Both knees just one morning 14 months ago were tender all around. I obviously immedicately...

  • My knees pop out of place

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 10, 2007 06:50 AM

    I'm 31 year old female. I am overweight, but have been losing. I have also been diagnosed, in my early 20's with osteo arthritis. My right knee has always popped when I bend it, but lately, my left knee seems to pop out of place when I'm walking, and it causes me a lot of pain. Do I need to see...

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  • back of knee pain

    halika2 4 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 26, 2006 04:49 PM

    Hi, I'm new here.I have had osteoarthritis in my right knee for 6-7 years. The past few months I have experienced pain ranging from slight to severe in the back of my left knee. It is usually worse when I've been walking or standing.I attributed it to fibromyalgia at first, because I have a...