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Running Injury Foot Pain Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Running Injury Foot Pain.

The Pros and Cons of Barefoot Running

Although barefoot running has been practiced in some parts of the world for hundreds of years, the concept has only recently gained popularity as an alternative to traditional running shoes in the Western world.  The book "Born to Run,"...  Read more

Tips and Hints to Deal with Shin Splints

The phrase "shin splint" is a generic term that describes pain in the lower leg, either on the medial (inside) or lateral (outside) side of the shin bone. This pain usually begins as a dull ache that can't be pinpointed; it can be felt...  Read more

Protecting Your Joints During Exercise

Exercise is good for your heart, helps with weight loss and provides a variety of health-related benefits. At the same time, exercise comes with a certain degree of injury risk, and depending on the activity, it can also put a lot of stress on your j...  Read more

Exercise Safety Tips for Beginners

Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to incorporate regular exercise into your healthy lifestyle, and take advantage of the its numerous benefits. Smart move. But like many good things, exercise can also be risky—especially if i...  Read more

Exercising with Lower Back Pain

It’s a common problem for many who exercise. It makes everyday activity difficult, and scares a lot of people away from any physical activity. It’s lower back pain. For those of you who suffer from it, there is hope.  While there...  Read more

First 5K this morning - I know I won't be running
Updated 4/23/2016 3:57:01 PM

First 5K this morning - I know I won't be running it all, but any tips for me? Running/walking with a bunch of strangers intimidates me!...  Read more

Oh boy. I've been running errands this morning an
Updated 4/22/2016 2:06:05 PM

Oh boy. I've been running errands this morning and I figured I would be okay eating 3 Halo mandarin oranges. But no I found myself in McDonalds get a grilled chicken snack wrap and a fry. Well I guess dinner will be a small meal tonight 😊😊...  Read more

Running 38k (24 miles) tomorrow.
Updated 4/22/2016 1:24:17 PM

Running 38k (24 miles) tomorrow....  Read more

So I was running really late this morning forgot m
Updated 4/22/2016 1:07:06 PM

So I was running really late this morning forgot my meal shakes and snacks was gonna say screw it and get fast food but decided to stop by a store and get more shakes and a Apple....  Read more

I ran a 10 minute mile yesterday! It has been a go
Updated 4/22/2016 9:47:06 AM

I ran a 10 minute mile yesterday! It has been a goal of mine since the beginning of the year when I started my journey! I'm going to do it again tonight too simply because I can....  Read more

Elastic Laces for Running

If you put elastic laces in your running shoes, you shoes will adjust automatically to your feet while running. It lowers the chance of foot injury and is much more comfortable., particularly on long runs. You can get elastic laces at medical suppl...  Read more

Put Your Foot Down On Heel Pain

In the course of a normal day, you're probably going to pound your heels down on the floor at least 8,000 times. And with each walking step, your feet will be hitting the ground with a pressure equal to three or four times your body weight. Running...  Read more

TriSport:Triathletes, Swimmers, Cyclists & Runners

Anything triathlon! Everything Swimming, Biking, Running and Cross-training. Members from beginners to Iron Man competitors are welcome....  Read more

How Often Should I Replace my Running Shoes?

Running shoes cushion feet during jogging and other high-impact exercises, keeping them comfortable while also preventing injury. Fail to replace shoes when they get too old, and you expose yourself to unnecessary risk. Thankfully, there are a varie...  Read more

Running Inconveniences Part 3

This is the third in a series of blogs regarding those running inconveniences that may not sideline you as a runner, but if you fail to seek early intervention, may do just that. Today’s blog will cover one of the most common and dreaded runnin...  Read more