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Vacation Homes: Buy Low, Sell Never
There's at least one major upside to the bursting of the real-estate bubble: The kind of adventure-ready second home you've always dreamed about is suddenly within reach. From mountain retreats to lakefront outposts to slopeside condos, here's your primer on where to invest for the long haul.
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How can I protect my knees?
I'm a runner and cyclist. I have runner's knee, mild arthritis, and mild overpronation. I don't want to spend hundreds, but I do want to protect my knees. What gear might be useful?TinaPortland, Oregon
How to Train for a Marathon (cont.)
Yes You Can: Run the NYC Marathon
Going 26.2 miles is a great way to prove your grit—and there's no greater showcase than the world's biggest. Presenting a simple plan to get anyone off the couch and across the finish line.
How to Train for a Marathon
Ten simple tips to prepare newbie runners for a marathon.
Marathon Training Plan
A week-by-week routine to prepare you for the 2010 New York City Marathon.
New York City Marathon Tips
Sound advice on how to navigate the race course.
Nutrition for Runners