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GP #2

So I had my GP appointment and the outcome is that I’ll be having an ultrasound scan on my right foot (not my left, because I don’t know, budget constraints?). This is OK really, the injuries are symmetric enough, although

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Learning

I learnt a few things this week: 1. A neuroma between the first/second toe is not called a Joplin’s neuroma as I said previously; a Joplin’s neuroma is actually on the medial side of the big toe and is very

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Nerves

After much poking, prodding and thinking, I am now reasonably sure that on top of everything else, I have in the past 2-3 weeks developed another nerve issue, this time between the first/second toe in both feet. I mentioned this

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Neuroma (+ more?) updates

Just to document this… Left foot: Occasional sharp-ish but not particularly intense pain in my forefoot around the base of the big toe when I put my weight down awkwardly. About two weeks ago my gait while walking started feeling

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Neuroma updates…

I increased my activity levels a bit over the last two weeks. The first week was for reasons beyond my control, and the second because I had a week off work and ended up running three times. Last week, Google

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July

I’ve been running twice a week for the last four weeks with fairly low mileage and the neuroma update is… It’s clearly still here as it twinges fairly often but I’m not really getting much actual pain or weird sensations

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Running, or not

So… predictably, I once again defer the bi-weekly run schedule until next week. Sunday felt like a good run, but I went too fast and I felt it in my left calf on Monday. I need much more discipline with

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