Tag Archives: pediatrics

Sep
16
2013
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It’s that time of year again, when more than 40 million children are carrying their books and school supplies to and from school in a backpack.  While carrying a backpack … More…

Aug
12
2013
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As fall is quickly approaching, most parents would agree that back-to-school preparation is in full swing. Along with lists of school supplies, buying new clothes and coordinating carpools, parents should … More…

Jul
26
2013
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During the summer months, the pool is a wonderful place for children to have fun, cool off, spend time with their friends, and get some exercise. Swimming offers tremendous health … More…

Jul
19
2013
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Physical therapist Jessica Graziano traveled with The Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS) to Ghana this month to treat children and adults with debilitating orthopedic conditions. This is the second … More…

May
31
2013
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As the days get longer and the temperature rises, families leave their houses and apartments for backyards and parks. Pediatric therapists look forward to this season as children have more … 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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