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Gaining weight, pain in legs. Should i meet a doctor?

I am 43, female. I have gained 70 lbs in the past year n a half. I don't eat out. I cook. I don't drink. but do smoke. when I go out and begin walking, within 2 minutes I get sever pain in my legs. not calf, in the front shin. both legs. once I stop, wait a few minutes I can continue. is it just the weight gain, or do I need to see a doctor
Asked On : Sun, 13 Oct 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Yes, you should see a doctor
The description may mean –
-     Ischemia / intermittent claudication from deficient blood supply
-     Entrapment neuropathy / muscle or nerve compression from fascia
You may need a few investigations…

Take care     
Wishing all well
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Thu, 17 Oct 2013
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