Scoliosis in depth

Scoliosis: why prevention matters

About spinal disorders like scoliosis, it is often said that prevention is just as important as treatment. Before we go any further, let’s clarify a few things, starting with the definitions of screening and scoliosis. Screening is an activity involving rapid tests, examinations or other procedures, and its purpose is to detect the possible presence […]

Different specialists, different prescriptions: how should we choose?

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Most parents of a child with scoliosis embark on a similar journey:…

Curves measuring less than 10 degrees: should we treat them?

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As suggested by the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), a scoliosis…

That hated hump!

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In a person with scoliosis, forward bending of the trunk will…

Scoliosis in the mirror: aesthetic concerns and psychological support

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We are all critical when we look at ourselves in the mirror,…

The Risser sign, growth and scoliosis: let’s clear a few things up

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When patients come for medical consultations or physiotherapy…

Adults: can hyperkyphosis be improved?

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With the passing years, many adults start to realise, when they…

Can bracing improve trunk asymmetries in young adults?

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Scoliosis is a condition characterised by the presence of a…