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19 Jul 2006

ANKEL
I twisted my ankle last year when playing netball. But now i am experiencing some aches on that ankle. Do i need to see a speciality or this pain will go away?
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Healthy Bones
Healthy Bones

01 Jan 0001

Dear Rwesi
If the pain persists and/or gets worse, you need to see a doctor. Netball is a high impact sport that can cause stress on the ankle joints. Usually a period of rest from the exercise is enough, but if you keep on with it, the discomfort will persist.
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