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Pain is one of the most common symptoms associate with running injuries. Read about the causes of pain, what it can tell you about your injury, and how to best manage your pain.
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Man can't get off his couch because of chronic pain.
Apr 6, 2023
12 min
Chronic pain - why pain sometimes persist, and how to find relief from it
  • Pain Management
  • Ongoing Pain (Chronic pain)
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
How to treat back pain you get from sitting.
Feb 8, 2024
4 min
Evidence-based tips to ease back pain with sitting
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Ongoing Pain (Chronic pain)
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
How to handle painful injury flare-ups
Oct 19, 2023
5 min
How to handle painful injury flare-ups
  • Pain Management
  • Achilles Tendinopathy
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Maryke Louw
Maryke Louw
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Man performing bodyweight squat as an exercise for patellar tendonitis.
Feb 20, 2024
9 min
Squat exercises for patellar tendonitis - 3 things runners should know
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Exercises
  • 5
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
A runner with a painful knee because of patellar tendonitis. Learn what causes it and how runners can best treat patellar tendonitis.
Nov 22, 2023
13 min
Patellar tendonitis: The comprehensive guide all runners need to read
  • Knee Pain
  • Tendons
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
Stretching the plantar fascia
Feb 7, 2024
2 min
5 Stretches for plantar fasciitis: What to do, how to do them, and why they work
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Foot Pain
  • 7
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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Learn why the calf raises exercise is one of the best strengthening exercises for the plantar fascia and how they help plantar fasciitis.
Jan 31, 2024
6 min
Plantar fascia strengthening - Calf raises for plantar fasciitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Foot Pain
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Kim Van Deventer
Kim Van Deventer
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