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Running…

Over the (late) summer I contracted an unlikely running injury: a throbbing in the front of my shoulder/chest. I later discovered that barbell rows aggravated it, so I think it has something to do with the motion of pulling my

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Time to see a doctor :\

After two weeks of not running, my foot is worse than ever and actually feels a bit swollen. As usual, my body makes no fucking sense whatsoever. Therefore I must accept defeat and go and see a doctor. I hate

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Metatarsalgia

For about the last 3 months I’ve had running induced pain in my foot. This is called metatarsalgia, which literally means “my foot hurts”. My running frequency has generally been down to about once a week or less and it’s

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evaluation time

It is one of those times I have to use my brain. The full story with my knee is so: I ran Saturday with some intermittent pain. I noticed that my posture was bad so I made a conscious effort

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Irrationality

Now my knee pain has progressed to a weird toothe-ache sort of pain in my inner knee. It started this afternoon (roughly 30 hours after an almost entirely pain-free run), at which time I had just spent a few hours

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hello square 1

I have a doctor’s appointment tomorrow which I booked last week for my ridiculous knee. I’m glad I did. I ran on Saturday and everything was mostly fine (5 mile run, moderate pace, occasional twinge from mile 4 onwards, but

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DOUBTS

I’m not fully satisfied with the physio’s diagnosis of an MCL sprain. I have been Googling (always dangerous), and I have discovered: 1. MCL sprains are usually accompanied by instability. He specifically tested the stability and said it was fine.

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