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By making your step rate match the natural swing time of your leg, your body doesn’t have to actively move the leg but just relaxes at the hip joint.
That occurs when the bone and socket in the hip joint don't fit properly together, hampering range of motion.
The posterior approach, the main hip replacement method for many years, involves accessing the hip joint through an incision in the back of the leg – near the top of the femur.
The labrum is a cartilage ring that follows and cushions the outside rim of the socket of a hip joint.
This means the hamstrings extend the hip joint as well as flex the knee joint.
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