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Jun 25, 2018, 08:33 ET Don't Fall for That "Old" Line: Older Adults Can Reduce Their Risk of Falls and Injuries

Every second of every day an older adult falls. While most incur only bumps and bruises, more than seven million sustain injuries serious enough to...


May 03, 2018, 08:40 ET When the Road Takes a Dangerous Turn … Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers the Keys to Driving Without Distractions

"This didn't have to happen," said Dave Kubert about the life-changing injuries he and his wife Linda sustained at the hands of a distracted driver....


Nov 30, 2017, 07:45 ET Time to Give Up the Keys?

For many older adults, driving is the key to maintaining independence, self-sufficiency and, for some, even their identity. But what happens when...


Sep 14, 2017, 08:40 ET Safety First! Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Back-to-School Tips as Part of National ThinkFirst® Program

With the start of the new school year, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation (www.kessler-rehab.com) is focusing on the increased risk of injuries...


Feb 02, 2017, 07:40 ET Take a Tech Time-Out: Show Your Hands Some Love

From smartphones and tablets to game consoles, people are hooked on technology. However, the ever-increasing use of these devices has resulted in a...


Aug 15, 2016, 08:30 ET Going Back to School Can be a Real Pain in the Neck

It's no surprise that children are spending more time than ever glued to smart phones, tablets and other tech devices. What may be surprising,...


Dec 18, 2015, 08:30 ET CONCUSSION: What Every Player, Parent and Person Needs to Know

The new movie Concussion draws attention to the issues surrounding brain injury, particularly the long-term effects on professional football players. ...


Jun 30, 2015, 08:40 ET Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Hot Tips to Keep Kids Safe and Cool This Summer

As summer unfolds, more children are playing outdoors, and taking to the streets on bicycles, scooter, skates and skateboards. While these activities ...


May 06, 2015, 08:45 ET SMART CYCLING: Kessler Institute Offers 10 Tips for Safe Riding

Whether you ride a bicycle for exercise, to commute to work or school, or just to have some outdoor fun, the benefits can be great. Cycling is a low...


Feb 11, 2015, 08:40 ET The HeART of Caring: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation offers 8 Tips for Taking Care of the Caregiver

Husbands and wives, parents and children, siblings and others are taking on the role of caregiver for family members who are unable to care for...


Nov 28, 2014, 11:15 ET Get the Scoop on Winter Safety

Winter appears to have arrived early, bringing with it record snowfalls and cold temperatures across the country. It also brings an increased risk...


Dec 06, 2013, 08:45 ET What's the Best Gift this Holiday Season? Staying Healthy and Injury-Free

The holiday season is a joyous time of year, but it can also be stressful, exhausting and dangerous to your health. All the cooking, cleaning,...


Aug 26, 2013, 08:40 ET As Cheerleaders Fly High, So Does the Risk of Injury

As the fall sport season kicks off, parents, coaches and trainers are focusing their attention on the safety of their players, but statistics show...


Dec 17, 2012, 08:35 ET Are the Holidays Hazardous to Your Health?

To many people, the holidays are a magical time. But there's no magical way to get all the shopping, decorating, cooking, cleaning and travelling...


Aug 15, 2012, 07:50 ET Fall Sports Alert: What Parents, Players and Coaches Need to Know

As the fall season approaches, millions of student-athletes are preparing to take to the playing fields - and with that comes an increased risk of...


Jul 24, 2012, 07:50 ET Kessler Institute Named One of America's Best Rehabilitation Hospitals

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation (www.kessler-rehab.com) has again been ranked as one of the top two rehabilitation hospitals in the country and...


Jul 18, 2012, 07:55 ET How to Stay Cool as Summer Heats up?

With summer in full swing, children and adults are spending more time outdoors - and with that comes the risk for more accidents, injuries and...


May 08, 2012, 08:10 ET How to Take the Pain Out of Spring Cleaning

It's that time of year when many people feel compelled to clean their closets, houses or garages and get rid of the piles of "stuff" that accumulated ...


Sep 28, 2011, 08:10 ET Recognizing and Treating Concussion: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Important Guidelines for Athletes, Parents and Coaches

With the start of the fall sports season kicking off, millions of college, high school and elementary school students are getting ready to take to...


May 25, 2011, 08:25 ET Turn Down the Sound: Kessler Institute Offers Tips on Preventing Hearing Loss

The roar of a jet, the blare of a siren and even the blast of music from radios and media players are putting people of all ages - from toddlers to...


Mar 29, 2011, 08:25 ET Play Ball! Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Tips on Preventing Baseball and Softball Injuries

From Little League to the Major League and at all levels in between, baseball and softball season is in full swing - and with that comes the risk of...


Jan 11, 2011, 12:03 ET The Scoop on Shoveling Snow: Kessler Institute Offers Tips to Help Avoid Injury

Snow shoveling doesn't have to be a pain in the neck ... or the back or elsewhere. In fact, shoveling snow can actually be good exercise if done...


Aug 19, 2010, 07:50 ET Kessler Institute Offers Guidelines on Recognizing and Treating Concussion

With fall sports season beginning, millions of students are preparing to take to the field. Among those playing football, soccer or other contact...


Jul 01, 2010, 07:50 ET Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation Offers Tips on Tennis Fitness

For millions of players across the country tennis is a year-round sport, but as the weather turns warmer, people play more frequently. Indoors or...


Jan 11, 2010, 07:45 ET The Scoop on Shoveling Snow: Kessler Institute Offers Tips to Help Avoid Injury

Snow shoveling doesn't have to be a pain in the neck, back or elsewhere. In fact, shoveling snow can actually be considered good exercise if done...