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Archive: March, 2013

Put Jack Frost in his place: Staying safe in winter weather

Thursday, January 2, 2014, 3:42 PM
Icy sidewalks. Driveways full of snow. As the temperatures drop… so do, well, people. Your morning run or shoveling walkways have the potential to cause injuries that can keep you from your health and fitness goals. Here are some tips to make sure Jack Frost doesn’t get the best of you... Read more

Why more women are tearing ACLs

Monday, March 4, 2013, 4:20 PM
Peter F. DeLuca, M.D. of the Rothman Institute and Head Team Physician for the Philadelphia Eagles and Head Orthopedic Surgeon for the Philadelphia Flyers was on Fox 29's Good Day on March 4 talking about the rise in women's ACL injuries. Also, be sure to check out Dr. Joel Fish on the Golf Channel's... Read more

Science in the studio—the rise of performing arts medicine

Monday, March 4, 2013, 10:30 AM
Specialized care for athletes has grown exponentially in the past few decades. Now the performing arts community is ‘getting into the act’ so to speak. Two Lehigh Valley area organizations have started Performing Arts Medicine programs in hopes of bringing care to a growing community in... Read more

Indoor cycling craze ‘Flies’ into Philly

Friday, March 1, 2013, 10:36 AM
A new fitness sensation is about to make its debut in the area. Flywheel Sports, an indoor cycling facility, will open its flagship Philadelphia location in Rittenhouse Square. The grand opening takes place Sunday, but preview rides are going on throughout the weekend at the Rittenhouse Square location... Read more

Gearing up for Broad Street in an unexpected way

Friday, March 1, 2013, 10:23 AM
Editor’s note: Two years ago, Inquirer Sports Editor John Quinn, overweight and feeling it, would never have dreamed of competing in the Broad Street Run. Now back at it for his second Broad Street experience, this time a trimmer version claims he knows what he is getting into. Do not try this... Read more
About this blog

Whether you are a weekend warrior, an aging baby boomer, a student athlete or just someone who wants to stay active, this blog is for you. Read about our growing list of expert contributors here.

Brian Cammarota, MEd, ATC, CSCS, CES Partner at Symetrix Sports Performance
Desirea D. Caucci, PT, DPT, OCS Co-owner of Conshohocken Physical Therapy, Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Michael G. Ciccotti, M.D. Head Team Physician for Phillies & St. Joe's; Rothman Institute
Julie Coté, PT, MPT, OCS, COMT Magee Rehabilitation Hospital
Peter F. DeLuca, M.D. Head Team Physician for Eagles, Head Orthopedic Surgeon for Flyers; Rothman Institute
Joel H. Fish, Ph.D. Director of The Center For Sport Psychology; Sports Psychology Consultant for 76ers & Flyers
R. Robert Franks, D.O. Team Physician for USA Wrestling, Consultant for Phillies; Rothman Institute
Ashley B. Greenblatt, ACE-CPT Certified Personal Trainer, The Sporting Club at The Bellevue
Eugene Hong, MD, CAQSM, FAAFP Team Physician for Drexel, Philadelphia Univ., Saint Joe’s, & U.S. National Women’s Lacrosse
Martin J. Kelley, PT, DPT, OCS Advanced Clinician at Penn Therapy and Fitness, Good Shepherd Penn Partners
Julia Mayberry, M.D. Attending Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon, Main Line Hand Surgery P.C.
Jim McCrossin, ATC Strength and Conditioning Coach, Flyers and Phantoms
Kevin Miller Fitness Coach, Philadelphia Union
Heather Moore, PT, DPT, CKTP Owner of Total Performance Physical Therapy, North Wales and Hatfield, PA
Kelly O'Shea Senior Health Producer, Philly.com
Tracey Romero Sports Medicine Editor, Philly.com
David Rubenstein, M.D. Team Orthopedist for 76ers; Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center
Robert Senior Event coverage, Sports Doc contributor
Justin Shaginaw, MPT, ATC Athletic Trainer for US Soccer Federation; Aria 3B Orthopaedic Institute
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