What you need to know about running injuries

Sam Carter, M.D., orthopedic and sports medicine specialist at Norton Healthcare, explains the symptoms of running injuries, the most common injuries, what to do to relieve pain and treatment options. 

Runners’ Injury Clinics

Because injuries may occur during training, Norton Sports Health provides a Runners’ Injury Clinic that is available twice monthly during the Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon training season.

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I’m not a runner, but I have several friends who are avid marathon runners. From time to time they have suffered from running injuries — from muscle strains to shin splints.

Sam Carter, M.D., orthopedic and sports medicine specialist at Norton Healthcare, explains the symptoms of running injuries, the most common injuries, what to do to relieve pain and treatment options. If you’re a runner, pay attention to your body and take care of yourself to prevent serious running injuries.


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