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Are There Any Scoliosis Treatments?

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What Causes Scoliosis A normal, healthy spine has some curvature to it. These gentle curves, which can generally be seen when a person turns to the side, “help the spine absorb stress from body movement and gravity,” said WebMD. But when that curvature is too great, the condition is called sc...Read more

Is Scoliosis Hereditary?

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The short answer to the question, “Is scoliosis hereditary?” is, “not usually,” but the longer answer requires some further detail. Scoliosis in adolescents, who comprise 80% of those afflicted, is generally idiopathic. That means its cause is unknown. In addition, “Adolescent idiopathi...Read more
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