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Learn about the most common running injuries, their symptoms, treatment options, and the anatomy of affected areas. All articles are evidence-based and include practical tips.
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Let us explain the difference between heel spur and plantar fasciitis.
Jan 31, 2024
8 min
Heel spur vs. plantar fasciitis: What’s the difference and how to treat it
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Injuries
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
Stretches for patellofemoral pain syndrome
Feb 1, 2024
5 min
The 5 best patellofemoral pain syndrome stretches to support your recovery
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • Stretching
  • 5
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
How to prevent Achilles tendonitis
Nov 8, 2023
13 min
Our 6 top tips for preventing Achilles tendonitis in runners
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Running Injuries Prevention
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Patellofemoral pain syndrome causes, symptoms and treatment.
Nov 13, 2023
12 min
Patellofemoral pain syndrome - Treat the cause, not the symptoms
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • Pain Management
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
Icing for Achilles tendonitis - When and how to ice your Achilles tendon.
Nov 9, 2023
7 min
Does Achilles tendonitis icing work? Your top questions answered
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Leg Pain
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Calf strain rehabilitation and exercise guide
Oct 19, 2023
12 min
Calf strain in runners - Rehabilitation and exercise guide
  • Exercises
  • Calf Strain
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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  • Ankle Sprain
  • Calf Strain
  • Exercises
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Orthotics
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shin Splints
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