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Is an ankle implant in my future?

Wow, just the sound of that is daunting. An ankle implant (also known as “ankle replacement”). I didn’t even know they existed until earlier this week. But there I was, at my long-awaited meeting with a podiatrist on April 26, … Continue reading

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It took me forever, but I RAN the Jingle Bell Run 5K

Nothing like a low-pressure 5K race like the Jingle Bell Run in Seattle to get me back into running mode. OK, jogging mode. My original plan was to preserve my ankle by walking any races I did this fall, as … Continue reading

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First-ever Lake Sammamish Marathon fun, well-organized, say participants

The East Lake Sammamish trail runs 11 miles from Marymoor Park in Redmond to Gilman Boulevard in Issaquah, and is a favorite training venue for me. That’s not in the least because it is mostly flat, mostly straight, and mostly on soft … Continue reading

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