Tag: hockey

Training and conditioning are key to preventing sports injuries

Training and conditioning are key to preventing sports injuries

Warmer weather may be turning St. Louisans’ minds to baseball, but don’t count your hometown hockey team out for the season just yet. With a win over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday, the St. Louis Blues are giving fans new hope for a playoff run.
The current injury report shows that road ahead won’t necessarily

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Yes, Jonathan did get his wish

Yesterday we told you how excited we were about the reunion today between heart/kidney transplant patient Jonathan Sadowski and his care team.
The reunion was wonderful – many of Jonathan’s nurses were in attendance, as well as his heart transplant specialist Dr. Greg Ewald, his coordinator Cindy Pasque, and Gene Ridolfi, who is Director of

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Did Jonathan get his wish?

A little over a year ago, we interviewed a young man who was very sick. He was on the transplant list, hoping to receive not only a new kidney, but also a new heart.
As our coworker Scott mentioned last week, Jonathan scored a “hat trick” when it comes to hearts. He’s had three –

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Did Jonathan get his wish?

Did Jonathan get his wish?

A little over a year ago, we interviewed a young man who was very sick. He was on the transplant list, hoping to receive not only a new kidney, but also a new heart.
As our coworker Scott mentioned last week, Jonathan scored a “hat trick” when it comes to hearts. He’s had three –

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Susan G. Komen St. Louis Race for the Cure announces co-chairs

The Susan G. Komen St. Louis Race for the Cure, of which the Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine is a platinum sponsor, announced their co-chairs for the 13th annual event which will be held downtown St. Louis.
Davis and Jane Payne and Cam Janssen of the St. Louis

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Get the jump on what it takes to play ice hockey

What do slap shots, deking, and face-offs have in common? They are all ice hockey moves that require a level of dexterity, speed, and endurance unique to this sport.
If you’ve ever been to a live hockey game, it takes a great amount of skill just watching the sport – keeping up with where the

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