Tag Archives: children

Dec
12
2011

Pediatric Syndromic Scoliosis

by HSS on the Move
Model of spine

The vast majority of scoliosis cases—a condition of the spine in which the spine curves to varying degrees—are  due  to unknown causes and can develop during the infantile, juvenile or … More…

Nov
25
2011
football helmet

If you’re going to play football, it’s important to be protected. That includes wearing a football helmet. “Football players are susceptible to concussions. A concussion is a change in mental … More…

Oct
5
2011
Dr. Ernest Sink, Pediatric Orthopedic Hip Surgeon

Answers written by: Dr. Ernest Sink, Pediatric Orthopedic Hip Surgeon Q1: If my child complains of pain in the hip, how do I know it’s not just growing pains? Is there … More…

Aug
15
2011
Children in playground

With summer coming to a close, parents are getting ready for their children to head back into the classroom. Dr. Daniel Green, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, offers a few tips for … More…

Aug
8
2011
Nutrition for kids

As we prepare for the start of the school year, many parents should consider the benefits of meals. The right foods will not only give children energy but it will … 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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