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Hi do orthopedisits specialise in sports injurys? I think ive

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Hi do orthopedisits specialise in sports injurys? I think i've developed shin splints going along the left side of my right leg, i started jogging a few months ago but only running on and off so not consistently so not an experienced regular runner and last week i did a few jogs and i started getting it quite bad and i wasn't able to run properly with it so i haven't ran for a couple of days now to give it some rest but i was wondering what can i do to speed up recovery and prevent the shin splints from happening when i do start running again?
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Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Orthopaedics
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes i'll wait a bit longer but hope it's not to long as i sent this question 20 hours ago,


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Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

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Expert:  tazechip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--before we go on I didn't quite understand you first statement? Is it still a problem now that you've rested?

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