Dr. Glenn Hyman’s Blog
You can very easily train your calves and prevent ankle injuries at home with minimal equipment. In this video we show you how. As always check with a doctor first and make sure these exercises are right for you. We get great results with foot, ankle and shin pain in our office using Active Release Techniques and simple rehab strategies like this.
In this video – at the request of a patient of ours who is now living in South America – we take you through a complete rehab progression for foot and ankle pain. Of course, this is not a substitute for medical care, and is not intended to be comprehensive of all the many injuries that feet and ankles might incur. But as a basic foot and ankle starting point, give it a try if it’s right for you. As always use common sense and check with a doctor first.
In this video we show you our favorite stretch for sciatica. This particular stretch combines flexion with external rotation while avoiding excessive tension on the sciatic nerve itself. As always, make sure this is right for you by checking with a doctor first. Make sure you use common sense!
In this video we continue our Core from the ground up series. This advanced version of the Dead Bug adds some weight. It’s much harder than it seems if done correctly. As always use common sense and check with a doctor first to make sure this is right for you.
In this video, we walk you through two fundamental and crucial core training skills. Think of it as Core training 101. As always, use common sense and make sure this is right for you. Check with a doctor first.
In this video, Dr. Samantha and Dr. Glenn show you 3 simple but very effective tips for preventing ankle injuries. The focus is on mobility and stability. As always, use common sense. Make sure these exercises are appropriate for you by checking with a doctor first. Always get ankle injuries checked by a professional.
We have another new video for you today. In this video we show you 3 Quick Tips for tension headaches. As always, make sure this is appropriate for you and check with a doctor first. If you need help with headaches, we are here for you.
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In this video we show you a couple of quick exercises that hit just about everything at the same time – dumbbell swings and dumbbell snatches. Check w a doctor first and make sure this is right for you..
We’ve found that fitness bands are still widely available on sites like amazon and ebay. For those of you who are still not ready, willing or able to go back to the gym these can be a great tool to have at home. Of course, is the dumbbell supply chain ever repairs itself you should get those too. But don’t pay $4.00 a pound for dumbbells. As always, make sure this is appropriate for you.
As more and more kids are sitting for longer and longer, some kids are losing the natural mobility that we are all born with. In particular kids are losing the ability to squat correctly. In this video I work on restoring my own kid’s squat pattern. This particular kid is actually a very good athlete (travel hockey), so this kind of work applies to all kids.