Tag Archive for knee

Best. Run. Ever

I’d like to tell you the best 3.2 miles I’ve ever run was my 5K PR. I should probably at least say it was the last three hellish miles (plus that nasty point two) of a marathon. But no, it was tonight’s run. “Look, Nick, the MRI shows some early arthritis and your meniscus is funky, but I don’t see… Read more →


Diagnose Nick’s knee (part 4)

Well, it’s that time of the year again. Time to diagnose knee and leg pain. Step right up folks and spin the wheel.   Symptoms: mild to moderate knee pain during running, transitioned into acute pain in leg. Studies: Bone scan showed bone growth in lower femur, suggesting fractured femur. Theory: Knee issue cased change in gait, resulting in fractured… Read more →