Snowboarding is a fairly new sport to the Winter Olympics, debuting for the first time at the Nagano games in 1998 with the giant slalom and half pipe competitions. Snowboard cross was added to the mix in 2006 at the Turin games.
February is American Heart Month, which is celebrated every year to raise awareness for cardiovascular disease. In honor of this month, Frederick Basilico, MD, Chair of the Department of Medicine and Chief of Cardiology at NEBH has five tips to keep your heart healthy.
For many people, the New Year comes with resolutions to eat healthier and get back in shape. However, if you are living with orthopedic pain and reduced mobility, you may wonder what exercises are safe to do, and if it is safe at all to exercise. New England Baptist Hospital recommends four basic strengthening exercises that are specifically designed for those living with orthopedic pain.
The holiday season can be filled with joy and cheer; however, for those living with chronic pain, this season can also be filled with pressure and anxiety. Learn how to make the season more comfortable from Dr. Dana Zalkind.