Monthly Archives: October 2013

Oct
31
2013

HSS Bone Quiz

by HSS on the Move
10.31 Blog

In the spirit of Halloween, we’ve made a quiz dedicated to bones! How many do you think you can answer correctly? 1. The human skeleton is made up of 206 … More…

Oct
30
2013
10.30 Blog

In honor of National Orthopedic Nurses Day, we asked Jack Davis, HSS Nurse and Manager of Patient Education Programs, how patients can best prepare for orthopedic surgery. Q1. What is … More…

Oct
25
2013
Throwing-With-Mickey

With the World Series beginning this week, unless you pitch for the Red Sox or the Cardinals, you should have shut the throwing down for the year. At any level … More…

Oct
23
2013
10.23 Blog

In honor of National Physical Therapy Month, HSS Physical Therapist Valerie Papanikolaw answers questions on when to see a physical therapist. Q1. Which chronic ailments do physical therapists treat? Physical … More…

Oct
22
2013
10.22 Blog

Join us as we follow Jeremy LaMothe, HSS Fellow and first time marathon runner, through his training for the ING New York City Marathon. This is the third installment of … 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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