Tag Archives: osteoporosis

Sep
27
2013

Strategies to Prevent Falls

by Juliette Kleinman
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Did you know that September is National Falls Prevention Awareness Month? As specialists in treating arthritis and orthopedic conditions, falls prevention is of particular concern to all of us at … More…

May
9
2013
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May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month, so we asked orthopedic surgeon Dr. Joseph Lane to answer questions on osteoporosis, a metabolic bone disorder in which bone tissue breaks … More…

Mar
6
2013

ASK THE EXPERT: PELVIC FRACTURES

by Dr. Allan Inglis Jr.
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Dr. Allan Inglis Jr., orthopedic surgeon, answers readers’ questions on fractures of the pelvic bone, one of the most serious injuries in his field.   Q1. My friend broke her … More…

Feb
8
2013
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With its rise in popularity, it’s never been easier to find Pilates classes. Pilates is a gentle yet effective form of exercise that can be done on a mat or … More…

Aug
16
2012

Bone Health Monthly Forums at Hospital for Special Surgery

by Public and Patient Education Department
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Hospital for Special Surgery’s Public & Patient Education Department is offering new monthly workshops focused on bone health this fall! Keeping your bones healthy and preventing osteoporosis may not be … 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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