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Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Irvine was the only Orange County hospital to receive the maximum five stars, as the federal government this week unveiled a new quarterly ratings system to make it easier for patients to select hospitals.
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Anaheim (Calif.) Servite linebacker Jack Savage is a top ten middle linebacker out West in the class of 2015. But a shoulder injury his junior year, which required off-season surgery, slowed down his recruitment.
I had a chance yesterday to catch up with Nick Robinson, the talented southern California quarterback who will be joining the Georgia football team as a preferred walk-on this season.
Hoag Orthopaedic Hospital Irvine rated #2 in the nation for readmission rates 45 hospitals with the lowest readmission rates
Even though a recent study found readmission rates are not an adequate indicator of a hospital's overall performance, hospitals in the U.S. are still prompted to reduce readmission rates or be penalized by Medicare under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
Clayton Johnson, Gerran Brown, George Wilson, Kyle Sweet, Jack Savage, and Nick Robinson named to the OC Register All-County Football Teams.
The Register and OCVarsity.com have made their selections for the 2014 All-County team and the top award winners.
Major League Baseball introduces the pitch smart website. The website is designed to provide information regarding elbow safety in baseball athletes of all ages. The website includes preventative information and FAQs regarding tommy john surgery.
A series of practical, age-appropriate guidelines to help parents, players and coaches avoid overuse injuries and foster long, healthy careers for youth pitchers.
A preventative, eccentric exercise program is shown to decrease the number of hamstring injuries in professional baseball players.
Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine
A "nordic," eccentric hamstring strengthening program has been shown to decrease hamstring injuries in 283 professional baseball players.
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Team USA made history on Sunday, beating China 3-1 (27-25, 25-20, 16-25, 26-24) and winning the first world championship gold medal for the U.S. Women’s program at the FIVB World Championship at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan.
A healthy Jack Savage has a great year for Servite. Fully recovered from off-season shoulder surgery, Jack Savage is dangerous.
The word out of Anaheim Servite is that linebacker Jack Savage is healthy, so watch out.
Five players from USC and one from UCLA were named first-team All-Pac-12 Conference, the conference announced Tuesday night.
Could Gavin Escobar be the Dallas Cowboys next big thing? Gavin Escobar has 5 TDs and is getting ready for the playoffs with the Dallas Cowboys.
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo declared recently that tight end Jason Witten could be the best Dallas Cowboy ever.
Makenzy Doniak earns First Team All American Honors at UVA. Makenzy has scored 20 goals this year and leads UVA and the ACC.
Virginia women's soccer players Morgan Brian and Makenzy Doniak were named first-team All-Americans by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America on Friday.
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