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Tendons connect muscles to bones. Common running injuries include tendonitis or tendinopathy, and ruptures. Read about the anatomy of tendons and how they heal.
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Learn what causes patellar tendonitis in runners, what the typical symptoms are, what treatments work best and how long patellar tendonitis recovery takes.
Feb 28, 2024
12 min
Patellar tendonitis: The comprehensive guide all runners need to read
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Knee Pain
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
Ankle Sprains: The Types, Causes, and Best Treatments
Apr 24, 2023
15 min
Ankle sprains: The types, causes, and best treatments
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Foot Pain
  • 6
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Achilles tendonitis treatment in runners.
Nov 8, 2023
16 min
Achilles tendonitis in runners: Causes, symptoms, treatments, and recovery times
  • Injuries
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
Man holding his injured Achilles tendon
Oct 5, 2023
6 min
How do tendons heal?
  • Anatomy
  • Tendons
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
Ibuprofen anti-inflammatory medication
Oct 5, 2023
5 min
Do anti-inflammatories (like ibuprofen) help healing?
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Hamstring Strain
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
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