Monthly Archives: May 2013

May
31
2013
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As the days get longer and the temperature rises, families leave their houses and apartments for backyards and parks. Pediatric therapists look forward to this season as children have more … More…

May
29
2013
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Yesterday we shared a Q-and-A on the history of scoliosis treatment at HSS with Dr. David B. Levine. Dr. Levine was chief of Scoliosis Surgery at HSS from 1967 to … More…

May
28
2013

History of Scoliosis Surgery at HSS

by Dr. David B. Levine
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This is the fourth in a series of blog posts celebrating the 150th anniversary of HSS. Throughout the year you’ll hear from varied departmental representatives on the evolution of their clinical service … More…

May
27
2013
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Water sports are a great way to enjoy the outdoors and add some variety to your fitness routine. Water skiing, in particular, challenges your strength, endurance and flexibility. Other activities, … More…

May
25
2013
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As you’re taking to the green this season, or any season if you’re lucky enough to live in a warm climate, stretching and strengthening before a round can help keep … 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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