Tag Archives: joints

Jun
20
2013
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June is national Men’s Health Month. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Amar Ranawat answered questions on preventing and treating joint injuries in adult men.     What are the most common causes … More…

Jan
16
2013
Parks

Q1. Why do some patients who are fit, healthy, relatively young and on top of their physical therapy still require manipulation under anesthesia following minimally invasive TKR (total knee replacement)? … More…

Jan
11
2013
Mobile Phone In Hands

Have your thumbs sometimes shouted for attention when you go to grab the subway pole, grocery bag, tennis racquet, cast iron pot, smart phone, or after a particularly long day? … More…

Oct
24
2012
Food-sources-of-vitamin-D

Q1.  What are some foods that are a good source of vitamin D for people with arthritis? Vitamin D is not the easiest vitamin to get from food, mainly because … More…

Oct
19
2012
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Bone and Joint Health National Awareness Week is here, and it’s a good time to think about how to take care of your bones and joints! It is never too … 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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