Shin splint or a stress fracture in my tibia?

Answer It sounds like your coach is right. If it was a stress fracture or shin splint it would be very difficult to walk on much less do gymnastics with. I would recommend going to get an x-ray, better sa... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Shin splint or a stress fracture in my tibia

Do I have a stress fracture in my shin?

The stress fracture is real common. I've had it numerous times playing sports. Your best bet is to get it checked. It can become VERY painful.

Do I have a stress fracture, very small broken bone, or just a lot of pain in my tibia?

If you press directly over a break you should feel pinpoint pain.If it is a break, and you continue to place stress on it, you do run the risk of a displacement of the break, and that will cause a ... Read More »

Do i have a stress fracture or shin splints?

No if you had a stress fracture you'd notice it more than just when you land back on your legs - whatever that means. I guess it means you're shooting and then you fall on your legs for some reason... Read More »

Shin sprints or shin fracture?

This happens mostly because when you run, the balls of your feet hit the ground first which is what happens when you run fast.For the meantime, slow down your running and try to let the heels of yo... Read More »