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    Oct. 23, 2014, 02:59 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Might not be too late to get it checked now? They might be able to give you some good stretching/strengthening exercises to make it stronger?
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    Oct. 23, 2014, 10:58 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    So get this--it may not be my hamstring after all! I had a PT friend take a look at it last night and she had me do some exercises to see if it was...
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    Oct. 21, 2014, 03:07 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Funny that I hit up one of my friends yesterday who is a PT and was asking for her input. She gave me a couple other tests for sciatica (I just...
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    Oct. 21, 2014, 09:38 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    What was a long time? I'm on 3 weeks and it feels no better. In fact, now my calf is *super tight* (compensation?) too. So aggravating! I had...
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    Oct. 20, 2014, 11:14 AM
    Awh, I was just thinking about this yesterday. There was one in the barn aisle and I picked him up and moved him in the direction he was heading so...
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    Oct. 20, 2014, 09:22 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Ok, that's great to know! It's been 3 weeks since I last ran. Ugh. I did make it work yesterday and did a schooling HT. :rolleyes: :)
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:11 PM
    I'm like you--always on the go but I need a "down day" every once in awhile! Kind of awesome! :D
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:09 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Oh, I'm sorry, in rereading my post, I don't want it to sound like I didn't believe you re: the grade, more that if it's a 3, you might want to get...
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    Oct. 17, 2014, 02:08 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Cannot wait until the 4 week point then; I'm at about 2.5 now and it still is *really* painful. It's so annoying too to get pretty far in my...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 07:52 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    A grade 3 is a total tear off the bone, takes months to heal, and sometimes calls for surgery. I only have a grade 2 and the pain has made me want...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 07:50 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    The massage was great as always so I hope it helps. And I'm sitting on a heating pad right now. I'm resting it as well as I can. I mean, I...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 04:21 PM
    I had a weird experience a few years ago. My mom was over for dinner and we were talking about my deceased grandmother (to whom both my mom and I...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 04:15 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Sounds like you had a Grade 1 as those generally resolve in a few days. How did you pull yours? And agreed on the riding though (thankfully?)...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 11:27 AM
    Invested1 started a thread Pulled hamstring in Off Topic
    Ok, I need some words of encouragement! I apparently strained my hamstring (grade 2) over 2 weeks ago and it still kills like a mo-fo! Been to...
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 11:05 AM
    I think mine are piano hands and letting the reins slide through my fingers.
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    Oct. 16, 2014, 10:00 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :yes:
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    Oct. 15, 2014, 12:53 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    You're right, it totally could have been worse. My thinking that morning (as my leg was throbbing) was that if I ran, I'd likely have to go...
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    Oct. 15, 2014, 11:20 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    Interesting!
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    Oct. 14, 2014, 04:04 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    FWIW, I didn't run it. :(
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    Oct. 11, 2014, 05:28 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :cry: Sorry you had to do it too! Sucks! The worst part is that it starts feeling better as the day goes on, so then I start reconsidering....
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    Oct. 11, 2014, 11:03 AM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    :sigh: I know you're right. And I think I've made the call to bag tomorrow. I'm just disappointed. :(
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 03:15 PM
    Agree 1000%. I volunteer with a hospice organization and get the "so nice to see someone in here visiting" ALL the time!
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:31 PM
    I'm all for suffering through the date to be polite, but this one? I would have walked out.
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:28 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    OH, I've been icing! (Even as we speak!) Went to the doc on Weds and she said to add in heat and also gave me a muscle-relaxer, which I'm adding...
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:24 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    I got neon green so it matches the stripe in my pants and my shirt. Then again, since it's my hamstring, if people are giving me funny looks, it...
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:23 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    Awh thanks! And yah, I'm sure he's WAY up front--10 miles such a walk in the park for him. :) I'm going to rope someone into putting it on for me...
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 02:17 PM
    Invested1 replied to a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    GS--Problem is that I don't have time (Army 10-miler is Sunday and I REALLY want to be able to do it). I did watch a video on the KT tape...
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    Oct. 10, 2014, 01:28 PM
    Invested1 started a thread KT tape in Off Topic
    Anyone have any experience/thoughts on this? I pulled my hamstring about a week and a half ago (and holy moly, it HURTS!). I saw some KT tape...
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    Oct. 2, 2014, 01:25 PM
    WOOHOOO!!!!!! :D
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    Oct. 2, 2014, 12:58 PM
    Best: Buying a house in a "transitional" neighborhood which has now become yuppy central and the house has (literally) tripled in price! :D ...
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