scoliosis

Scoliosis

What is Scoliosis? Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine.   The signs and symptoms of scoliosis vary based on the degree, or severity, of the curve(s). Some of the more common and observable signs include: • Uneven musculature on one side of the spine • Back pain • Loss of motion • A rib prominence and/or a prominent shoulder blade – caused by the rotation of the ribcage • Uneven hips or a difference in leg length • Slow nerve action • Uneven waist ...

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back pain

Back Pain

About 80% of adults suffer from back pain at some time in their lives, Backaches are categorized as acute and chronic, acute pain is cause by movement or excessive use of the back which can injure the muscles, ligaments, bones, tendons. What Causes Back Pain? The short answer? Life. Life is full of stress, all of which contributes to that backache you’ve been putting up with – whether it’s mildly annoying or downright unbearable. Maybe you don’t feel stressed (and good for you if ...

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