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Running Injury Hip Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Running Injury Hip.

Ouch! Avoiding the Aches and Pains

Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain. Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo...  Read more

9 Cross-Training Activities for Runners

The only way to become a better runner is to run, but the more running replaces other exercises in your fitness program, the more likely you are to become injured, suffer from burnout, or develop muscular imbalances. So what's a runner to do (bes...  Read more

The Causes of Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis, is a major health problem affecting an estimated 21 million adults in the United States alone. Osteoarthritis begins with the breakdown of joint cartilage which results in pain, stiffness, swelling a...  Read more

6 Stretches Every Runner Should Do

Stretching is an important component of any fitness routine. Although it can be tempting to finish a run and skip the stretches, you know better. Stretching has many benefits, including increased range of motion and improved muscular coordination. Re...  Read more

Exercises to Improve Your Posture

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, then posture is a lens to our health. Sit and stand with proper posture and you will physically look 10 years younger—and 10 pounds lighter. Psychologically, good posture conveys confidence, poise and le...  Read more

My running performance has improved
Updated 12/1/2015 11:15:29 PM

Started running recently. Today was exceptional day where I managed my best pace. 5 k in 44 minutes. Woohooooo I feel so yayla! !!!@...  Read more

Dragging myself out of a warm bed to go running in
Updated 11/30/2015 9:05:32 AM

Dragging myself out of a warm bed to go running in cold wet woods. If I type it here I'll actually do it :) Okay, ladies and gentlemen! Off I go!...  Read more

Going for my goals , starting with a nice run and
Updated 11/29/2015 1:55:26 AM

Going for my goals , starting with a nice run and a good swim , maybe biking and rowing too . First things first ?????? Lot's of cardio .......i love it ????...  Read more

Running on the West Coast has its challenges, but
Updated 11/28/2015 11:34:19 PM

Running on the West Coast has its challenges, but running in the rain is not one of them. Running on the Gulf Coast, however, does include some rainy day runs. I hate running in the rain....  Read more

Running fast
Updated 11/29/2015 10:48:36 PM

I want to loose some weight and gain some muscle so I can run fast. Any sugstions on how to run faster?...  Read more

Be creative but don't give up

If you have an injury or something that keeps you from doing your normal exercise find something else to do. With a hip injury I found a cardio machine at my gym that you pedaled with your hands and still got a great workout. I also did lots of wat...  Read more

When Injured, Do the Right Thing

Because exercise is such an important part of losing weight & converting to a different lifestyle, don't put yourself in jeopardy by "minimizing" the affect of an injury. Whether it's a strained muscle, shin splints or something more, take the time...  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

8 Hip Flexor Stretches and Exercises for Healthy Hips

The hip flexors are the group of muscles that allow you to lift your knees toward your chest and bend forward from the hips.  What is collectively referred to as the hip flexors is actually a group of muscles that includes the iliopsoas, the thi...  Read more

Stay Injury Free After 40

by Holly St. Lifer from That's Fit Anti-aging articles abound touting the benefits of lifting weights to boost metabolism and fat loss, and increase bone density. But strength training is also your first defense against injuries. Weaknes...  Read more