Monday, April 14, 2014

Eickhoff's Extra's: Patient Questions



Patients often ask what is more important, diet or exercise, to ease knee arthritis pain in overweight individuals.    A recent 18 month study showed that patients who decreased calorie intake and exercised had better improvement in knee pain then patients who just dieted or exercised alone. 


Jennifer Eickhoff, FNP-BC, MSN, ATC, LAT 

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