Running a marathon could kill you

November 4, 2008

There was a doctor (I forgot the name, I suppose I could google it) in the 1980s who claimed that anyone fit enough to run a marathon would be immune from heart disease. The doc didn’t figure that the stress of actually running a marathon could kill you dead fast. At the NYC Marathon run yesterday, two participants died.

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