Monthly Archives: October 2012

Oct
31
2012

Anesthesia in International Health

by Dr. Swetha Pakala
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The World Health Organization has claimed “health is a human right” and therefore every human should be entitled to a healthy life and adequate healthcare.  Unfortunately, huge disparities in health … More…

Oct
26
2012
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Cardio fitness, or “cardiovascular training,” is essential to your overall health. We all know this, but if you’re dragging yourself into the gym to run 30 minutes on a treadmill, … More…

Oct
25
2012
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This week, after years of planning, months of construction and weeks of anticipation, the new Lerner Children’s Pavilion on the 5th floor will begin accepting its first patients in the … More…

Oct
24
2012
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Q1.  What are some foods that are a good source of vitamin D for people with arthritis? Vitamin D is not the easiest vitamin to get from food, mainly because … More…

Oct
19
2012
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Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week is here, and it’s a good time to think about how to take care of your bones and joints! It is never too … 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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