Author Archives: Jessica Graziano

Feb
7
2014
2.7 Blog

According to the CDC, children and adolescents should get at least 60 minutes of physical activity a day. At the same time, a recent article published in USA Today states … More…

Nov
28
2013
11.28 Blog

The holiday season is upon us and many of us are looking for ways to stay fit while still enjoying celebratory meals with our families. This time of year does … More…

Jul
19
2013
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Physical therapist Jessica Graziano traveled with┬áThe Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS) to Ghana this month to treat children and adults with debilitating orthopedic conditions. This is the second … More…

Jun
8
2013
FOCOS Ghana Blog

Physical therapist Jessica Graziano traveled with The Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS) to Ghana this month to treat children and adults with debilitating orthopedic conditions. This is the … More…

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April 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary. The answer is TRUE. Dr. Martin O'Malley, Orthopedic Surgeon, says: "Metatarsals are the long bones of the foot. They connect the toes to the rest of the foot and also comprise the ball of the foot. It isn't uncommon for elongated metatarsal issues to arise with dancers, but rarely activities."

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Hospital for Special Surgery
April 24, 2014 at 5:00 pm

True or False: Elongated metatarsals, the bones that connect the toes to the rest of the foot, are hereditary.

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