Monthly Archives: May 2011

May
16
2011
prevent injury while dancing

Summer is approaching, and for some young dancers, this means intensive dance programs.  Here are a few tips from Dr. Elizabeth Manejias, physiatrist and acupuncturist at HSS’s Integrative Care Center, … More…

May
13
2011
Dr. Robert Spiera, Rheumatologist

Q1: Is vasculitis only related to lupus or is it associated with other diseases/conditions? Although vasculitis can occur in the context of lupus or other “connective tissue disorders” such as … More…

May
13
2011
tips avoid ACL injuries women

In honor of Women’s Health Week, Dr. Sabrina Strickland, Sports Medicine Surgeon, offers tips to help avoid a common injury. “Women are extremely “prone” to ACL injures. The risks are … More…

May
4
2011
Dr. Jane Salmon

Q1. Is it possible to have a successful pregnancy and deliver at full term?  Although lupus patients usually have healthy pregnancies, they have a small but significant increased risk of … More…

May
2
2011
prepare for marathon

Congratulations to the winners of the 2011 City University of New York Athletic Conference/Applebee’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships! Are you running a race soon? Here are some tips from Sports … More…

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April 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The NHL playoffs are underway, and having a strong abdominal and core muscle strength is important for keeping players in top form. Gregory Reinhardt, HSS Physical Therapist, says: "While skating, the activation of a hockey player's oblique muscles is crucial for their ability to constantly push off from their skates." To read more about core strength for hockey players, visit http://hss.edu/onthemove/core-strength-for-hockey-players/.

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