Tag Archives: asthma

Transitioning to a cold…

So the sore throat is all but a memory.  Although, singing to some Jackson Browne in the truck, this morning- it’s evident that I’m not back to full on that front.  My body feels tired, asthma is a breath away, … Continue reading

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The sorest throat I've ever had

Starting around last Saturday (so about 8 days ago), my throat was so sore that I went to an urgent care on Sunday.  I was prescribed a ZPAK, which is an antibiotic.  After three days, it didn’t seem to be … Continue reading

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12 hours until my first triathlon

I’m only 12 hours away from the gun going off and panicking.  Some questions are coming up as the time draws nigh, but as I get the answers (even if that means learning in the middle of the race), I’ll … Continue reading

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Post Bidwell Classic ankle problems

I need to record my newest, yet not dibilitating injury for this blog.  About two hours after the Bidwell Classic, on Saturday, my right ankle started to hurt.  It got to the point that it hurt to walk at all.  … Continue reading

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Getting better…

Today, I woke up, feeling pretty congested (I still am), but definitely better.  My asthma was pretty strong last night, but I only had to take my Pro-air inhaler two times in the middle of it (compared to 5-6, a … Continue reading

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Still sick (wth?)

So since I’ve been keeping track of my illness, I’m impressed by two things:  1.  I’ve been able to run a few times, though some very tricky asthma problems.  2.  I have been sick for over two weeks.  This, however, … Continue reading

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Nathan is in no condition to run, but will run, anyway.

Did anyone catch that my post’s title would make a good Facebook status update? So tomorrow is the second race in the Winter Series races.  It’s a 10K.  In two weeks, the final race will be a 15K.  I’m sort … Continue reading

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Why asthmatics should not run in Utah:

From today’s Salt Lake Tribune:  “Not only are people in sensitive groups urged to take caution — the very young, the very old and people with heart and lung problems — but even healthy people are advised to limit their … Continue reading

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Running update:

So we’re dealing with a few issues, here.  Yesterday I went for a 5 mile run.  As soon as I started (within one minute), my left shin was aching.  I thought I was going to turn around and go home, … Continue reading

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I was about to reach for my inhaler, when…

…let me start over. I was sitting here, reading some articles on the Runner’s World website.  I noticed that my lungs were tightening up (I’ve been dealing with asthma for the last few weeks).  My bag was in the other … Continue reading

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