Today on the Doc on the Run Podcast, we’re talking about the one goal you should have when you get a running injury. There is really only one goal you need to have when you get a running injury. Now just this week, I was speaking at the International Foot & Ankle Foundation meeting in […]
San Francisco Podiatrist and Marathon Runner Explains
San Francisco, CA – March 31, 2010
The vague stinging and burning sensation emanating from a blister can easily detract from your focus during a marathon. The more you think about it, the worse it gets. The next thing you know, your pace is off, you speed up and slow down because of this unpleasant distraction. When you walk through a water station, it just gets worse, and you start to limp. After the race, running is out of the question. You may even limp for days while back at work. This is almost always preventable.
This article will explain everything you need to know about how sports medicine podiatrists diagnose stress fractures in the foot. – by San Francisco Sports Medicine Podiatrist, Dr. Christopher Segler.
If you are reading this right now you are probably a runner or triathlete. Or maybe you just started running and are in training for your first marathon. Or maybe you are a seasoned Ironman triathlete trying to qualify for a Kona slot. But no matter how long you have been running, one thing is for sure… your foot is aching and you are worried that you have a stress fracture in one of the bones in your foot.