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How does a runner/triathlete cope with Inflammatory Arthritis

I’ve been running since the early 1980s. Last summer I had arthroscopic knee surgery for severe ...

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Should I get a bone graft?

Contemplating a Bone Graft I am 52 years old, and have run for 22 years and played all kinds of o...

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Can a person compete in races if they have heart valve leakage?

Concerning Heart Valve Leakage, Proper Diagnosis is Key My 76-year-old mother has been running fo...

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COMPARTMENT SYNDROME or STRESS FRACTURE?

I’m a 32-year-old female, 5’ 4 1/2”, 135 pounds. After four and a half months of triathlon training,...

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CHRONIC ITB: TIME FOR A NEW STRATEGY OR A NEW DIAGNOSIS?

CHRONIC ITB: TIME FOR A NEW STRATEGY OR A NEW DIAGNOSIS? For the past two years, I have had ili...

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Can I Run Without an ACL?

Can I Run Without an ACL? I am a 56-year-old female, 5’ 4”, 120 lbs, and have been running for 13...

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Can Distance Running Cause an ACL Tear?

I am 42 and have been running for about four years. I set a PR in a half-marathon three weeks ago (1...

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How can I alleviate calf cramps?

CALF CRAMPS AND THEIR CAUSES Q: I’ve experienced cramping in my right calf for years when I get t...

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What causes tightness in the calf after running?

CALF MUSCLE INJURY I injured my left lower leg in August, with pain just below the large calf mus...

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I have heel pain - is it calcaneal bursitis?

Calcaneal Bursitis in the Heel? I am a 55-year-old male weighing 175 to 180 pounds, and I have ch...

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