Physiotherapy

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Runners – 7 tips to prevent injury

Dubai, UAE – Most of us have heard the term ‘prevention is easier than cure’ and this is true for many injuries, especially niggling injuries that won’t resolve over time. Below are my top tips for preventing common running complaints:

Understanding and managing common running injuries

Dubai, UAE- Injuries are common amongst runners & triathletes due to the repetitive loading combined with high impact to muscles & joints making them more susceptible to certain injuries. Here are some the most frequent running related injuries I encounter as Physiotherapist at UPANDRUNNING.

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5 tips to make you ready for the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018

“Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) returns for another year to transform Dubai into the most active city in the world. With a month-long calendar of exciting events. DFC is all about motivating and involving Dubai’s residents to commit to 30 minutes of continuous exercise a day for 30 days. “ – Dubai Fitness Challenge website.

“Following its successful run last year, the Dubai Fitness Challenge is returning next month(October) for another round of action-packed activities, it has been confirmed.” – Gulf News. 

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Plantar fasciitis and high heels

Dubai, UAE- Plantar fasciitis is a common orthopaedic complaint we see at UPANDRUNNING. It affects anyone from those that like their high heel shoes, to long distance runners and anyone that spends prolonged periods of time on their feet.