Health issues in dancing

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v Athletic creams

They mostly have menthol in them, so they cool the joint first. Then they warm the joint, making it possible to be active for a longer period with less pain. I highly recommend Maximum Strength Flex-All 454. There are others on the market, but this is the one I use most often. I am dancing four or five nights out of the week, several hours sometimes. [Laura J. Price]

> Blisters

> Colds

> Injuries

> Losing weight

> Morton's Neuroma

> Joints, in particular knees and ankles

> Perspiration

> Web resources


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Last modified on: 2001, Friday January 5.

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