Dallas Morning News see the recent article: Bad Knees?
One day Walter Dandy was riding up a lift at Heavenly Valley and noticed how much his thighs hurt after a run in the heavy Sierra snow.
Is that a coincidence or placebo, or is there a rational explanation?
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