Monthly Archives: May 2011

May
27
2011

Swimming Tips

by HSS on the Move
Swimming

With the holiday weekend just around the corner and the warmer weather creeping in, many will be spending time at the pool very soon, especially as a way to stay … More…

May
23
2011
Dr. Doruk Erkan, Rheumatologist

Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is a systemic autoimmune disorder in which the immune system makes antibodies (antiphospholipid antibodies or aPL) that increase the risk to form blood clots. The most commonly … More…

May
20
2011

Tips for Beginner Cyclists

by HSS on the Move
Dr. Frank Cordasco, Orthopedic Surgeon

May is National Biking Month, so here to offer tips for aspiring cyclists is Dr. Frank Cordasco, orthopedic surgeon. “Bicycling can be a wonderful method to improve one’s overall health … More…

May
19
2011
Dr. Theodore Fields, Rheumatologist

Q1: Is gout a form of arthritis? What triggers gout attacks other than red meat/alcohol/rich foods? Gout is a form of arthritis which can be extremely painful. It’s true that … More…

May
18
2011
View from the top of a spine

Dr. Marci Goolsby, sports medicine physician, explains stress fractures of the spine and how they can be treated to get athletes back in the game. “Stress fractures in the back, … More…