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Should I Have A Physical Before I Run A Marathon
Good idea: Suggest to see your regular md for s complete cardio vascular examination. ...Read more
After a long run of 18 miles i started to feel a lite pain on back of knee. Should i be worry? I have a marathon in 3 weeks.
Back off: You should be starting your taper next week, so add a little recovery time now and test it out during shorter runs. Try to determine what you might have done differently that particular run ---terrain, speed, shoes, hydration, stride length, intervals, hills, sloped surface, etc. May be a one time thing, but this close to event, caution is best. Rest and recovery is critical at this time.Good Luck ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think I have a sprained ankle for a long time.. What i can do ?! just i need a rest or what " i play football weekly "
Cold: If you feel up to it then go for it. Be sure you stay well hydrated! good luck! ...Read more
Don't run: For some reason you are deconditioned. Skip this race and resume training on Monday- there is always another race to run. ...Read more
Trick Question: I know your question if probably serious but it is a set up for a snappy comeback.... It would really be hard to breastfeed while running. But seriously if you are motivated to run you should be able to. If you could time your feeding before the race so that you are not too engorged, and wear a well supporting bra and make sure to hydrate well before during and after the run, you sould be ok. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I haven't been running for a while but if I start again I run like 4 miles a day would it delay my period?
I have had problems urinating. I also have been running a fever for a couple of days. Should I try to see a doctor?
Im doing a 10 mi run Sun April 12. I have had a cold and cough for a few days. I missed my long run yesterday/other workouts. Should I long run today?
No!: When ill, take a break or your illness will last longer and be more severe!! ...Read more
I get tired quickly when I exercise or play soccer doing after a few sprints? Should I get tested?
I had a week full of football and Walking. Now I have a stiff calf when I walk, what should I do to recover?
May have: Strained your one of the muscles that makes up your calf. I would try to do some basic stretching exercises, see: http://www.runnersworld.com/stretching/how-stretch-your-calf-muscles. Otherwise, take it easy over the next week at least, exercise wise. If you develop progressive pain or ankle swelling seek an inperson evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have had fatigue and a general body ache for a week an half now, what do you think I should do?
See your doctor: Nonspecific symptoms such as you describe are associated with many types of illness, some of which require treatment. Viral illness usually get better in a week or so, but not always, and other infections like Lyme disease don't. Also there are metabolic problems that could be considered. Bottom line: you have waited long enough forthis to just get better; you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
I want to run a half marathon at some point this year but I should I train for the half marathon?
Training: There are many training regimens for a half-marathon. They take into account the level of experience, age, health, availability of time to train as well as the goals of each individual runner. Check some out at: www.Coolrunning.Com. ...Read more
I have had an injury on my knee from doing step ups with a heavy weight. I don't run and walking s a problem still after so long. Why?
Impossible to: Tell without adequate examination. But meniscus or ligament injury is possible. It will probably not improve with time. So get to an orthopedic surgeon for proper evaluation. ...Read more
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