Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog’s Training Wheel

Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog's Training Wheel

Are You Stuck In A Rut? Safe Exercise With A Stent? How? Get your wheels turning again with FitOldDog! Why a wheel? Because wheels work! Life goes in cycles. So does healthy exercise! Life has been using wheels effectively for over 2,500,000,000 years! The Stent Blog says, on exercise with a heart stent: "...really depends on you and what you did physically before your stent." I agree, but there's ... Read more

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks; FitOldDog versus Podiatrist!

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks; FitOldDog versus Podiatrist!

I Do Enjoy Research! Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Risks? Chronic Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Research! I didn't include financial drain in my analysis! NO, I DON'T HAVE A QA OFFICER, OTHER THAN MYSELF! I'm trying to draw attention to the need for research on so-called plantar fasciitis! Is it science or BS? My work is certainly in doubt, even by me! This linked debate might interest you? Who ... Read more

Rice Grain Treatment For Stage 1 Plantar Fasciitis (Morning Heel Pain)?

Rice Grain Treatment For Stage 1 Plantar Fasciitis (Morning Heel Pain)?

Do You Suffer From Morning Heel Pain? FitOldDog's Treatment Effectiveness Research Continues Try FitOldDog's Rice Grain Treatment Then Fill Out The Research Survey Morning Heel Pain aka 'So-Called Plantar Fasciitis', is stage 1 of this progressive disease. Based on our research, it would appear that this condition arises as a nociceptive response. FitOldDog's hypothesis: "Nociceptive pain, due to ... Read more

Reward Vascular Surgery Magic, Plus Thoughts On Right Heart Insufficiency!

Reward Vascular Surgery Magic, Plus Thoughts On Right Heart Insufficiency!

Modern vascular surgery is like magic! Saved my life, and my love of Ironman, twice! Live Life To The Full! What's the point of fixing your heart, if you don't use it to the full? Vascular surgery reminds me of bike repair, and a comment by Victor Jimenez, of Bicycle Lab. Victor, who built my triathlon bikes, said one day, "Kevin, I love it when you guys come in, because you destroy your bikes. You ride them ... Read more

Normal Walking? An Homage To Jack Heggie!

Normal Walking? An Homage To Jack Heggie!

What is normal walking? My friend said, "Kevin, you don't walk like normal people!" To master normal walking, walk frequently without shoes. But don't heel strike, think! We weren't born with shoes for a reason! Why? Because walking with bare feet tends to prevent heel striking - you are almost forced to use your whole body. Or you jar your spine. It's all in Jack Heggie's lovely little, ... Read more

Staging Plantar Fasciitis: Relevance To Treatment Selection!

Staging Plantar Fasciitis: Relevance To Treatment Selection!

Staging Plantar Fasciitis, A Progressive Disease! Understanding Disease Derives From Observation. "Observation is the act of studying the production and destruction of patterns." David Kord Murray. Sign up for the plantar fasciitis research newsletter at this link! Is staging plantar fasciitis the key to treatment selection? All diseases that I've encountered, as a veterinary pathologist, progress ... Read more

Plantar Fasciitis Case Reports, With Cost Estimates (Case 228 v 43): ‘So-Called Plantar Fasciitis’ Is Big Business!

Plantar Fasciitis Case Reports, With Cost Estimates (Case 228 v 43): 'So-Called Plantar Fasciitis' Is Big Business!

Individual plantar fasciitis case reports. Online Survey-Based Research Sign up for the plantar fasciitis research newsletter at this link! Individual plantar fasciitis case reports are the 'soul' of this online, survey-based, research. This research is designed to transform a lucrative business, that is making $1,000,000s out of people's pain, into more a successful, and cost-effective system for the ... Read more

When Vegan Athletes Crave Protein: What’s To Do?

When Vegan Athletes Crave Protein: What's To Do?

Vegan Athletes Crave Protein? Yep! Vegan athletes do crave protein, from time-to-time. In exceptional circumstances. What's to do? Cook! But what? Kill a chicken? Kill a pig? Kill a steer? Eat a bunch of eggs, or consume some cheese? Nope! This happened to me, the day after my recent, fairly grueling, Ironman race. I just craved some protein! Normally, protein intake doesn't ... Read more

Disclaimer: As a veterinarian, I do not provide medical advice for human animals. If you undertake or modify an exercise program, consult your medical advisors before doing so. Undertaking activities pursued by the author does not mean that he endorses your undertaking such activities, which is clearly your decision and responsibility. Be careful and sensible, please.