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Health Tip: Risk Factors for Shin Splints
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(HealthDay News) -- When you have pain or tenderness near the large bone in your lower leg, shin splints may be to blame.
Shin splints commonly develop after a rapid increase in physical activity or as a result of repetitive motion.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons says risk factors for shin splints include:
-- Diana Kohnle
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