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6 On Health: New procedure for lengthening limbs to avoid hip problems

KFDM News - If one of your legs is longer than the other, it could lead to severe hip or back pain if not treated.

Now, there's a new way to permanently lengthen limbs. Here's more in Monday night's Six on Health Report. 6 On Health: New procedure for lengthening limbs to avoid hip problems

Tuesday, August 5 2014, 02:18 AM CDT

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