Run six miles, injure toe, repeat

...and sore. This time around, I have been careful with my feet. I wear two sox (a hiking technique) on each foot to avoid blisters and reduce toe irritation. When my toe complains about an extra-long training session, I put ice on it to calm it down...

Blister sidelines Lowe in Braves win

...was hampered Wednesday by a blister on his right foot, forcing...inning.Lowe said the recurring blister on his push-off foot popped...first."It looked like the blister exploded," Cox said. "I've...while trying to make sure the blisters aren't a regular problem...

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Braves notebook: Blister forces Hudek to disabled list

...cleared roster room for starter Bruce Chen on Friday by placing reliever John Hudek on the 15-day disabled list because of a blister on the middle finger of his pitching hand. Hudek has not appeared in a game since May 14 and has been able to throw in the...

Michaux: Richt is one of best coaches in nation

...eligibility at Louisville and Auburn? What impact might Nick Marshall have had in Athens instead of the Plains?Critics who blister Richt for player misconduct really wish he was better at sweeping it all under the rug instead and keeping those athletes in...

Augusta company's green tea lip balm could help cold sores

...AverTeaX from Camellix, it will be available as both an everyday lip protector and an ointment to treat outbreaks of sores and blisters. It will go on sale Monday through the company's Web site, camellix.com, along with the company's other products...

Finger blister spurs GreenJackets' loss

...cruised along, setting Suns in his wake. But he was forced to leave the game with a 2-0 lead after five innings when a blister developed on a finger of his pitching hand. Reliever Alex Lantayo blanked the Suns through seven, but a pitching change in...

Age-old question: Hygiene can minimize virus effects

Cold sores and fever blisters are small but painful blisters on the lips, nose and mouth. Their small size gives...upon their victims. The actual cause of the sores and blisters is a virus known as herpes simplex type I. It is a cousin...

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Experts say avoid even one bad burn

One bad sunburn, complete with peeling and blisters, increases the chance for melanoma 500 fold. But it doesn't...attention should be sought immediately if total body redness and blisters develop, as your chances of infection, sun poisoning and...

Johnson's lead grows

HAMPTON, Ga. --- Carl Edwards had blisters on his hands and pain in his armsafter he won the Pep Boys Auto 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday. But it was nothing compared...

Leaves leave cleanup to do

It's a time when raking blisters are abundant, driveways become camouflaged and lawn mowers cut more pine straw and leaves than grass. And, unlike most Richmond...