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February 1 2011 Ergonomics Newsletter

The latest article on the Ergonomics site at was written because of some posts on the BellaOnLine Ergonomics forum. It seemed like several people had comments and questions about knee pain.

Knee Pain and Ergonomics

On the surface, the knee is a very simple joint. It bends and it straightens. Detailed study reveals that other movements are required of the knee with every step we take. This article introduces ergonomic concepts to common problems and suggests some solutions.

Remember that site has even more references about dealing with pain, and about musculoskeletal pain in general.

The Ergonomics Community Forum at BellaOnLine is also a great place to get and share ideas and issues. To participate go to

I hope to hear from you sometime soon, either in the forum or in response to this email message. I thrive on your feedback!

Have fun passing this message along to family and friends, because we all love free knowledge!

virginia hixson, Ergonomics Editor

virginia hixson is a Certified Professional Ergonomist practicing in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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