Injury Update

So … 7 days since the last post, for which there is still no excuse.  Last time it was 9 days, though, so … improvement! Met with the doc this morning.  The primary question right now is whether or not there is a stress fracture in there, so I have an x-ray appointment in the […]

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I think it is the shoes…

So, two weeks ago I talked about taking a zero because of self-diagnosed peroneal tendonitis.  Last week I strapped ‘em on and got back to it – and felt good.  The week was a bit different because my family had to travel and I had a couple of days off, so I got to do […]

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Self-Diagnosis – the Dangers of Trying too Hard

So, I self-diagnosed myself this week, which is always at least a bit dangerous.  About two weeks ago I began to get some discomfort on the side of my left foot.  After a couple of runs, that discomfort had turned into “hurts to walk” pain.  Icing and ibuprofen helped, but the underlying pain seemed to […]

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Minor Surgery

So … I’ve decided not to post a picture of this one. You’re welcome.  Trust me. I had to travel for work this week, and only skipped one of my treadmill workouts (because treadmill).  And then, on the way home, getting myself worked up for getting the running going again, I do a boneheaded thing. […]

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