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Painkillers–Running the Risks

Nobody ever said running a marathon was easy or comfortable.  Getting to the start line uninjured is a task all by itself, and completing the marathon can be arduous and painful.  Many people would like to make it less uncomfortable Details…

Categories: Injury Treatment
May 1, 2013
written by: Kevin Maggs

Office Based Diagnosis of Bone Stress Injuries

When treating a runner with a suspected stress reaction or stress fracture, there is often a relative urgency to rule out stress fracture or stress reactions because the runner has an impending race.  When bone stress injury is suspected, the Details…

Categories: Injury Treatment
April 16, 2013
written by: Kevin Maggs
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Running with Gumby – Stretching Before Running

For years, women were told to take long-term post-menopausal hormone replacement drugs, that is until someone did a study on the topic with 16,000 women over a long term. Much to everyone’s surprise, the hormone replacement drugs were found to Details…

September 26, 2012
written by: concept168
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