Tag Archives: stretching

Nov
2
2012
Stretching

Most of us experience back and neck stiffness or pain at one time or another. Whether you have a long daily commute or a job that requires you to work … More…

Jul
20
2012
Yoga child's pose

You’ve heard the saying, “If you don’t use it, you lose it.” This rings true regarding our muscles and joints as we get older.  Studies have shown that stiffness and/or … More…

Mar
14
2011
Flexibility

Maintaining Normal Joint Range of Motion is key for overall wellness. It can help alleviate pain associated with musculoskeletal problems, aid in the prevention of aggravating an old injury and … 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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