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scoliosis

15 Things People With Scoliosis Want You To Understand

Scoliosis – adults have certainly heard the term and know that it refers to a curved spine. They don’t think about it much, though, because it isn’t publicized as a serious condition. And, they don’t really think of it as a handicap or disability either. It’s just one of those things that some people...

The Truth About Scoliosis Fusion Surgery

When scoliosis curves are severe, many doctors recommend surgery. But emerging research has led many patients to wonder if spinal fusion surgery is really the best choice. 2-3% of the U.S. population has scoliosis — that's 7 million people! In 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is unknown. The infographic below includes statistics on scoliosis...