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Odd Blister

Been getting these blisters on the side of my feet. It...

goatman69 1 day ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 280 7
Need help understanding what happened to my ankle.

First of all, I have to say that I will go see a physi...

ydiez 3 days ago by ydiez 829 9
numbing sensation on bottom of foot

I'm a newb and have not been running for a long period...

zeppelin390 2 weeks ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 221 3
ACL Recovery

Hi, all;   Wednesday will mark week number 17 si...

jkstevens21 2 weeks ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 369 1
Are there any runners out there who have had spinal fusion?

Are there any runners out there who have had spinal fu...

crikey 3 weeks ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 273 1
Bruising on the outer side of right toe. What can be done?

I run for 5km every other day since september. Never h...

Karamurat 3 weeks ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 211 2
Vasectomy - How Soon?

Anyone have any experience with how soon can I resume ...

SpartanJD01 4 weeks ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 165 1
Knee pain only for first 1-2 miles?

I banged my left knee really hard working in the yard ...

jmk71 4 weeks ago by jmk71 329 3
Need Advice on Performance Decline

Hi All,   I need help. I have been running for a...

WooPigSooie 1 month ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 328 3
Early stress reaction healed?

Hey gents,   I need some advice from those more ...

mbabbles3 1 month ago by shipo 287 3
Ankle Injury Advice Needed

Hello fellow runners,   I was hoping to get some...

gadsbythegreat 1 month ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 376 2
very tight calf muscle leads to lateral collateral ligament issue...why

I am relatively new to running, just 1.5 years. &...

DebAnderson317 1 month ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 392 1
Overuse Injury

Question...       So I run alot... usu...

j2k4real 1 month ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 434 2
Scoliosis and knee pain

I am new to running and currently on week 5 day 1 of c...

Squirrel13 1 month ago by JamesJohnsonLMT 360 3
Effects of running after ACL Reconstruction

Hi, I'm 40 years old. Had ACL reconstruction with pat...

cybil003 2 months ago by Damien Howell 160 1
Achilles Problems

I'm planning to run my first marathon - in NYC on Nove...

amyb1969 2 months ago by lenzlaw 366 4
Knee pain

I recently increased my number of workouts per week an...

adamhaug 2 months ago by Damien Howell 351 3
running post stress-fracture

I had a stress fracture on my left foot. i rested comp...

PollyAnn 2 months ago by hammer4321 329 2
Ankle Pain...Tendonitis? Not sure

I was at the end of a 10 mile run last Sunday and a sh...

girlygirlrnr 2 months ago by Damien Howell 264 1
Shin splints or stress fracture

I have had a pain that has felt like shin splints sinc...

Soxfancjc 3 months ago by Soxfancjc 830 4