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Horseback Riding: Safety Tips “Rein In” Injuries
Date:4/24/2013

a flashes. Learn how to read a horse so you can judge how it is reacting to its environment.
  • Always approach a horse cautiously and never from the front or the rear. Approaching at the shoulder is less threatening to the horse. Never walk behind a horse.
  • “Many horseback riding injuries could have been prevented with better education and riding practices,” Dr. Styles says. “But it isn't the case that only novice riders suffer falls and injuries. Experienced riders get injured as well, often due to overconfidence or inattention. With appropriate mindfulness of safe practices, riders of all experience levels and all ages can enjoy years of riding with minimal risk to both horse and rider.”

    Somers Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Group, founded in 1988, is one of the most comprehensive and specialized practices in the region. http://www.somersortho.com

    STUART T. STYLES, M.D., F.A.A.O.S. is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with Somers Orthpaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine and a Clinical Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic surgery at NYU School of Medicine/Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute.

    Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/somersortho/horsebackridinginjuries/prweb10664599.htm.


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