Author Archives: Jessica Hettler and Jamie Osmak

Aug
10
2012

Tips to Prepare and Train for Football Season

by Jessica Hettler and Jamie Osmak
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“There is NO off-season” is a common quote heard in the football community.  Players who are serious about their sport need to keep up with training throughout the year. Dusting … More…

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April 22, 2014 at 5:34 pm

Did you know that Electromyography (EMG) is a form of electrodiagnostic testing that is used to study nerve and muscle function? Dr. Joseph Feinberg, Physiatrist, says: “There are two parts to EMG testing: a nerve conduction study and a needle exam for muscle testing. Both may result in some discomfort, but are usually well tolerated without the need for medication beforehand. EMG testing usually takes anywhere from 30 to 90 minutes depending on the condition being tested and findings of the study.” For more information on EMG testing, visit http://www.hss.edu/conditions_emg-testing-a-patient-guide.asp.

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