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Squatting in skinny jeans poses health risk

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A model for skinny jeans, showing off its flattering cut. A 35-year-old collapsed and had to be hospitalised the day after helping a relative move home, spending hours in her skinny jeans. Doctors said that the jeans, combined with her squatting, had reduced blood supply to the leg muscles.

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SQUATTING in super-tight "skinny" jeans may pose a health risk, Australian doctors warned on Tuesday, reporting the case of a woman who temporarily lost feeling in her legs from an hours-long squeeze.

The 35-year-old collapsed and had to be hospitalised the day after helping...

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