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Scoliosis Prevention – Blood Test to Predict Scoliosis

Canadian Doctor Making Great Strides in Predicting Scoliosis Dr Alain Moreau and his research team in Quebec are actively developing the world’s first Scoliosis Blood Test. This test is made up of two tests: 1. Functional Scoliosis Test Their team

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Treatment for Mild Scoliosis in Teenagers

More Research Indicating Early Treatment for Mild Scoliosis is Beneficial Between 1991 and 1992 the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) recruited over 14,000 expectant mothers in South-West England. Researchers then followed up with the children of these mothers

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Low Back Pain and Scoliosis

Is My Low Back Pain a Symptom of My Scoliosis? According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), low back pain is one of the most common reasons for a trip to the doctor. A quick search for “low back pain” on PubMed.gov yields 29,022

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Scoliosis Progression

Can the Likelihood of Your Child’s Scoliosis Progressing be Predicted? A new study (ahead of publication) looks at determining the risk of progression for adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis during the peak of their growth. Researchers did this by evaluating curve size in relationship to

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Scoliosis Assessment – The ScoliScore Test

ScoliScore No Longer Available – What became of the  Genetic Test? ScoliScore AIS Prognostic Test was a genetic test, which analyzed the DNA of patients who are diagnosed with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. The test was purported to show the likelihood

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