You may be shocked to find out I’m not thrilled about early detection screenings. Well, I guess that’s not the total truth. Under the current system, I think it may do more harm than good to find out you have scoli if you are simply told to “watch and wait”. In most cases with early detection ... [ Read On ]
Q&A: Can I try Pilates for Scoliosis? Absolutely!
A concerned parent in Wisconsin wants to know if Pilates is a suitable, pro-active treatment for her daughter with scoliosis. She's currently seeing a chiropractor an hour-and-a-half away and their scoliosis treatment is taking over their lives. Erin encourages her to seek out therapy options in ... [ Read On ]
Can Exercise Help With Scoliosis?
Can exercise help with scoliosis? Erin Myers answers this question submitted via email from a concerned parent who wants to know whether exercise can help his daughter better manage her scoli. Erin encourages the parent to absolutely pursue exercise and gives him advice in doing ... [ Read On ]
Back Braces for Scoliosis
Are you considering a back brace for scoliosis? A comprehensive discussion of the topic can be found here. Back braces take an emotional toll on both boys and girls with scoliosis. I gives advice to mom Sarah in California when her 14 year-old doesn't want to wear his doctor-prescribed brace. As ... [ Read On ]
Welcome to Spiral Spine's blog! This is where you get to hear from me on a regular basis, and I get to hear from you. I’ll keep you updated on the latest in the scoliosis world and will post inspirational and proactive guidance to help you manage your scoliosis or that of your clients. You'll also ... [ Read On ]