Tag: knee pain

Nervous knee concerns…

The return of my old knee injury? I'll do anything to avoid more surgery...

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Knee Surgery: Day Six

Part six in my self-absorbed diary of recovery from relatively minor knee surgery... This morning's chore was to remove the dressings on my knee and replace with cleaner, smaller ones. I have to say I wasn't looking forward to this one bit. I even reached into the stash of painkillers a little early, to steel ...

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Knee Surgery: Day Five

I wasn't going to even write two posts with updates on my post-surgery experience, but I've noticed they've actually been quite popular. Either lots of you are having or have had knee surgery and are empathising with me or scaring yourselves silly...or I've tapped into a whole new fetish scene. Either way...brace yourselves. Today was ...

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Bracing myself

My appointment with the orthopaedic specialist came through and I'm seeing him tomorrow evening. Delighted to get the appointment so quickly, but equally wary of what may come of it. I've a month until my next half-marathon (Run to the Beat) and I really want to have a better race than the last halfie, over ...

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Limping round the Isle of Dogs…

I went for a quick run around the Isle of Dogs this morning. I was feeling the "running itch" as I haven't had much exercise this week. Business meetings in Dublin and wandering around airports just don't count. I was about 3km in and really enjoying it, despite the weather, when the knee pain that ...