Tag Archives: fitness

Jul
22
2014
7.18 blog

All too often we still hear about the dreaded “pulled hamstring.” Now it’s time to give your hamstrings a fighting chance! In the not so distant past, it was believed … More…

Jul
12
2014

Welcoming Dr. Albert to HSS

by Dr. Todd J. Albert
Dr albert blog

HSS welcomed Todd J. Albert, M.D. as its new surgeon-in-chief and medical director on July 1. A world renowned orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. Albert has dedicated his professional life to … More…

Jul
2
2014

Ask The Expert: Scoliosis

by HSS on the Move
7.2 blog

In honor of Scoliosis Awareness Month, Hospital for Special Surgery partnered with Curvy Girls Scoliosis to host our first-ever scoliosis Facebook chat, titled “Life with Scoliosis: Diagnosis and Treatment.” Thank … More…

Jun
27
2014
6.27 Blog

Did you know that weak leg and core muscles can contribute to tennis elbow? Think of a backhand stroke during tennis; if you’re unable to generate the force to hit … More…

Jun
25
2014

Ask The Expert: Race Recovery

by Varsha Parasram
6.25 blog

In the days following the NYRR New York Mini 10-K, New York Road Runners hosted a live Facebook chat with Physical Therapist Varsha Parasram on race recovery. The following is … More…