I had a bad shoe which i used for running for may be 20 days. Since then i have this pain on my leg especially left leg. The area of pain is in mid section between my knee and ankle. The pain is mainly located under the bone and above the muscle. Please let me know if i need to consult a physician or physiotherapist.
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Hello... the kind of pain you are describing is most probably is shin splints pain. To avoid shin splint pain buy a good running shoes. Before and after running do stretching exercises specially for hamstring muscle( back muscle of your thigh) and calf muscle on both sides. For better understanding of these exercises visit to your nearby physiotherapy centre. After running apply ice or cold pack around calf muscles 3-5 min each side. Avoid running on a hard surface like on the road or concrete surfaces.
You typically have a shin splints pain. Consult us to let you know proper biomechanical of the foot and running postures to help you further for improving your functionality. A good shoe improves form alone. The pain is due to improper foot alignments while running.
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