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Sports Injury Focus - Achilles Tendon Injury

Achilles Injury – Signs and symptoms:

Immediate sharp pain in the back and bottom of your leg. Right above the ankle joint. Often happens when running or jumping and gets worse/comes on gradually as you run.   994 more words

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Tough As Nails

This week my orthopedist said that they’ll schedule my Achilles surgery in mid-November… after the NYC Marathon.

“If you want to try to run it… run it,” he said.  80 more words


The Song of Achilles - Madeline Miller - Review

Achilles is a legendary hero. Patroculus is a prince who is a disgrace to his family. After one accident leave Patroculus an outcast he is forced to find his way in a new world. 757 more words

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πιο αγαπημένο

will they tell you of my story

aching muscles and bruised lips

alight with a fire for the one etched in stars.

there is no such thing as a happy ending, 200 more words

Sports Injury Focus - Calf Muscle Injuries

The calf muscle. Muscle and achilles tendon issues. Pain on the side or front of the lower leg. We truly have a great knowledge of how to diagnose and manage this.   1,048 more words

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The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker #TheSilenceoftheGirls #PatBarker @PenguinUKBooks #BookReview

Originally published: May 2019 (first published Aug 2018)

Author: Pat Barker

Published by: Penguin

Genre: Mythology

Length: 325 pages

Reading dates: 26-28 August 2019

Great Achilles, Brilliant Achilles, shining Achilles, godlike Achilles…

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