Are skinny jeans bad for your health? That was the topic of discussion on The View last week and is now a question of concern for many people who love this trend. Doctors are warning that wearing “skinny jeans” can cause nerve damage and are thereby unhealthy.
A condition known as meralgia paresthetica can occur when the nerves on the outer and front parts of the thigh are compressed. Some symptoms of the condition are: numbness and tingling. According to the chief of vascular surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn Dr. Robert Rhee “numbness is a sign you are not getting enough blood.”
Check out the video to see what the women on The View had to say about doctors claiming skinny jeans causing nerve damage.