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    ozzy4275 posted:
    was playing softball exactly one week ago and rounding first i felt a pop in my calf muscle. after it happened it felt like two muscles rubbing against each other. what should i do.
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    DeadManWalking57 responded:
    I'm sure you've been resting it.

    Best solution for me, on doctor's advice, was to get a show with a built up heel, so the calf muscle fully rests but you can still walk.

    A show repair place added a wedge to an old running shoe of mine, giving the heel about a 3 1/2 inch heel. Looks funny, but the relief was wonderful. I had to walk slow at first, but I could still get around as it healed.


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