Image of Bandaged Surfer-Dangers of Board Surfing

Ouch! Apparently he hit his face on his board. MagicSeaweed, (home of the dreamy surfer girl pics and day dreamy reef break pics) has the details. Even wearing a helmet

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Bruised Intercostal Muscles and 2 Cracked Ribs

How many injuries can a man take? That is the question. It is beginning to be a dull topic I know. Last monday, I returned to ultimate frisbee after tearing

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First 4 mile run since hernia repair in April

First Four Mile Run after hernia repair I tore my tendon 5 weeks after my hernia repair surgery at my first Ultimate Frisbee game of the season. I was able

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Torn inferior peroneal retinaculum tendon

Sometimes you can’t get a break, and then you do On my very first ultimate frisbee game of the year, I was playing what I considered to be easy. Unfortunately,

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Mysteries of the Human Anatomy-Inguenal Hernia

Four weeks after my initial physician visit, I went in for another consulation with my family doctor. My family doctor, another runner, performed a hernia examination. His immediate conclusion was

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Injury 2008 Marathon Delayed

At the beginning of February my marathon training program was going really well. My miles had been creeping up steadily and I hadn’t been injured. My hamstrings were taught as

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Can You Use Ilio Tibial Band in a sentence

The addiction of long distance running is probably the best kept secret in the world. Otherwise we would see way too many people taking it up. I got hooked over

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