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Posted by: Marje | 2003/12/16

tendons

I have had a few problems with tendons recently. I read somewhere that when you get older tendons shrivel up and die. Is this true as I have never heard of it before!

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Hi Marje
No this is not correct!
Your body works on the principle of what you don't use you lose, so if you continue to use your body it will sustain itself.
Douglas

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