Can scoliosis all start with a fall down the stairs?

When a 2-year-old little girl falls down the stairs what is the typical response? The parents would pick her up and check on her see if there are any notable injuries. If they were concerned about her in any way the parents would take that little girl to the emergency room and get her checked [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:17+00:00 February 16th, 2015|Scoliosis|Comments Off on Can scoliosis all start with a fall down the stairs?

Can Scoliosis Progression Be Stopped?

"Scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine, or backbone. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front." According to WebMD   "In about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is not known."   80%! Wow that is [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:18+00:00 January 5th, 2015|Back Pain, Children, Scoliosis|Comments Off on Can Scoliosis Progression Be Stopped?

5 Upper Cervical Chiropractic Health Benefits

Can Upper Cervical Chiropractic Help You Even If You Don’t Have a Bad Back? When most people think about chiropractic the first thing they think of is someone with a bad back. Or maybe, neck pain or headaches. Without a doubt a lot of people with back pain, neck pain and headaches see chiropractors. In [...]

2017-09-19T00:18:19+00:00 December 24th, 2014|Back Pain, Depression, Insomnia, Posture, Sciatica, Scoliosis, Shoulder Pain, Sinus problems, Sleep problems, Wellness, Whiplash|Comments Off on 5 Upper Cervical Chiropractic Health Benefits

How could Acid Reflux, Scoliosis and Headaches be related?

Through the Brain Stem...  The Brain stem is an extension of the brain itself that extends down into the upper neck area (upper cervical spine).  The brain stem is susceptible to injury if the Atlas or Axis the top two bones in the spine are twisted or tilted as a result of traumatic accidents or injuries. [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:02+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Acid Reflux, Headaches, Migraine Headaches, Scoliosis, Tension headaches|Comments Off on How could Acid Reflux, Scoliosis and Headaches be related?

What is the Cause of scoliosis?

  Look at the picture above of a 16 year old girl with Scoliosis. Notice the position of her head...tilted over to the left...then the curve begins to compensate from there....first one way and then the other until the pelvis is seen as being lower on the left in the standing position. This is a [...]

2017-09-19T00:19:02+00:00 September 24th, 2014|Scoliosis|Comments Off on What is the Cause of scoliosis?

New Research Says Poor Posture in Adults Leads to Nursing Homes

Poor Posture, Scoliosis and Nursing Homes New research is indicating that the shape of your spine could be a clue that you'll need help with daily activities when your older and that you may end up in a nursing home. With scoliosis or curvature of the spine being the leading indicator older people will need [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:25+00:00 December 16th, 2013|Posture, Scoliosis|Comments Off on New Research Says Poor Posture in Adults Leads to Nursing Homes

Scoliosis Surgery? Read this Article First to Avoid Surgery and Bracing

Scoliosis is a condition involving a curvature of the spine.  It is classified as either congenital or idiopathic.  Congenital scoliosis is present at birth (or in utero) and is caused by an anomaly. Idiopathic scoliosis is a curve of the spine that appears after birth.  Secondary scoliosis is another classification which occurs as a result [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:25+00:00 December 4th, 2013|Scoliosis|Comments Off on Scoliosis Surgery? Read this Article First to Avoid Surgery and Bracing

Can Scoliosis Be Reversed without Surgery?

Early Detection Is the Key   A scoliosis is a disorder that causes an abnormal curve of the spine. The spine has normal curves when looking from the side, but it should appear straight when looking from the front.   According to WebMD "In about 80% of cases, the cause of scoliosis is not known." [...]

2017-09-19T00:20:34+00:00 July 22nd, 2013|Scoliosis|Comments Off on Can Scoliosis Be Reversed without Surgery?