(Page 1 of 6)1. Would you say that you’re an optimist?
2. Do you have a family history of knee or hip arthritis?
3. Do you have a family history of back problems?
4. Do you snore?
5. Do you wear out your shoes unevenly, one shoe versus the other? (Take a pair of well-worn, but not worn out, shoes or sneakers and look from behind at the heel and/or inner arch area. Also look underneath at the wear patterns on the sole, both front and back.)
6. Do you ever limp?
7a. Women, have you ever been pregnant ?
7b. Did you ever have any significant musculoskeletal problems (such as knee pain, back pain, sciatica) during or after pregnancy?
8. How stressed-out are you?
9a. Your BMI (Body Mass Index) see chart
9b. If your BMI is under 25?
9c. Do you find it harder than 5 years ago to maintain your ideal weight?
9d. Can you pinch an inch?
10. Have you ever smoked?