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Feb
4
2013
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Now that we’re more than a month into the New Year, most of us have either broken or modified our resolutions. For those of you who haven’t– congratulations! Yet among … More…

Apr
30
2012
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It’s that time of year again – the weather is ideal for being outdoors and physically active. While we may be aware that proper body mechanics, hydration and stretching are important to keep our bodies healthy, how … 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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