Running Injury

Looking to prevent and treat running injuries? Then this section is for you. Here you'll find my best articles and resources on how to avoid, deal with, manage as well as treat common running injuries.

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9 Tips On Preventing GI Distress When Running

This piece on gastrointestinal problems during running and the exact steps you need to take to prevent it for good. Call it “runner’s trots”, “the runs”, “workout stomach”. Whatever you call it; GI issues are no stranger to most runners. In fact, if you have ever done a hard run (or any type of strenuous workout), then chances are high, that at some point, you have had to high-tail to the nearest secluded tree or bathroom ASAP. I doubt that there is no runner alive who hasn’t experienced some type of stomach issue while pounding the pavement.
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Prevent Leg Muscle Cramps While Running

Whether you run for fun or preparing for your 29th marathon, leg muscle cramps when running can haunt you on the road. These muscle knots are universal, and they can take a toll on your...

How To Choose The Right Knee Brace For Runners

Run often enough, and you’ll, sooner or later, experience knee pain. Research shows that the knee joint is afflicted by roughly 50 percent of all running injuries. As many as 70 percent of runners report experiencing...
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How to Stop Back Pain When Running

back pain, especially lower back pain, is one of the most widespread conditions in the world. Research show that more than 80 percent of U.S. adults experience back pain to some degree throughout their lives. In fact, according to recent surveys, $50 billion is spent each year in the U.S. alone to deal with back pain issues. That’s why dear reader, I decided today to share with you some of my best tips and guidelines on treating and preventing back pain while running. So, are you ready? Then here we go…
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The 7 Best Hamstring Stretches For Runners

Looking for some of the best hamstring stretches in the world? Then you're in the right place. Keeping your hamstrings loose and flexible is key for injury free and comfortable running training. We're Too Busy...And That's a...

Inside Ankle Pain While Running? Your Guide to Tibial Posterior Tendonitis

Dealing with ankle pain is pretty common in runners. There are many conditions to blame, but when the pain is located inside of the ankle, Tibial posterior tendonitis is often the culprit. In today’s post, I’ll...
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The Golden 9 Recovery Rules for Runners

In today’s post I’m going to spill the beans on one of the most important and yet often ignored aspects of running: Proper recovery. This piece of the training puzzle is key whether you are beginner runner or an elite athlete. See, the truth is running, sooner or later will take a toll on your body and mind. Therefore, you NEED a multitude of ways to help you recover properly. Otherwise, you will be risking injuries and painful burnouts. How much recovery runners needs? As a runner, the amount of recovery you need depends on a variety of factors, including your own fitness level, the intensity and volume of your runs and your own experience. For example, a beginner runner may need more recovery between relatively easy runs than an elite marathoner who runs 60+ miles per week. So how can you ensure proper recovery? Well read on to discover all the answers you seek.
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Heart Palpitations During And After Running

Encountering chest pain—especially those usually referred to as heart palpitations—while running can be a scary thing, but, hopefully by the end of this blog post, you will learn that in most cases it’s not something worth having a panic attack about. In fact, heart palpitations are a normal condition, and can be prevented by making some simple lifestyle changes.

How To Treat & Prevent Heel Pain In runners

Heel pain is one of the most common complaints among runners. This pain is often blamed on several overuse injuries, such as plantar fasciitis, or improper movement patterns, etc. Would you like to learn how to...
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Joggers Nipples – Stop Your Nipples From Bleeding While Running

I remember the first time I got joggers nipples while running. It was a few years ago. After getting home from a long run on a hot day, I walked into the living room, only to find my sister looking at me with horror.