The role of the sheath is to stabilize the tendon within, enabling it to function more effectively, and minimize the likelihood it would sustain degenerative wear and tear and any resultant inflammation.
Six special needs students were hospitalized Monday after a school bus and another vehicle collided in Newark.
In these stressful times, more and more people – especially men – are turning to yoga to help them relax and get in shape.
To the relief of Knicks fans everywhere, Iman Shumpert isn’t expected to join the team’s long list of injured players.
A fast-moving fire ripped through a home in Hackensack, N.J., and damaged another house Sunday, leaving a resident and a firefighter injured.
A man’s legs were severed by a subway train in the Bronx Saturday night, and another man was killed by a train in Manhattan Sunday morning – bringing the total number of subway-related deaths or injuries to seven in the past week.
One man is dead, and another person was injured, after a fire in the Bronx Saturday morning that has been deemed suspicious.
There was a massive emergency response to Pier 11 when a ferry headed in from New Jersey hit the shore.
Getting the injured to the hospital after the Seastreak Wall Street ferry crash Wednesday was not as easy as it would have been before Superstorm Sandy hit Lower Manhattan last October.
Seven people were injured – including a 14-year-old girl and three firefighters – in an extra-alarm blaze in the Bronx Sunday.
Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes, Cedric Benson, running back for Green Bay, and Carolina center Ryan Kalil all have something unfortunate in common: they recently suffered Lisfranc injuries.
The 37-year-old star has been out for more than a month because of a broken left hand. He is scheduled to play for Class A Tampa at Lakeland on Friday night.
In just his ninth start, Andy Pettitte’s much-discussed comeback season was painfully put on hold. The Yankees hope the veteran lefty will be able to contribute to the team’s stretch run in September. But what about next season?
While an apparent hazing video attracted the most attention Sunday, there was good news for the Giants regarding Ahmad Bradshaw and Jayron Hosley, who were banged up in Saturday’s preseason win over the Jets.
With defensive tackle Chris Canty still on the physically unable to perform list and veteran Rocky Bernard battling knee issues, the Giants were already thin on the D-line. Well, their depth just got worse.