Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 29th, 2004
According to the study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, women who smoke, are overweight and do a lot of heavy housework such as scrubbing are more likely to develop painful knees later in life. But, women who wear stiletto heels will be reassured to learn that their choice of fashion-before-comfort footwear will not lead to knee joint problems and may even prevent them.
About 2% of over-55s suffer from knee...
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