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Adult Scoliosis Patient Eliminates Pain & Improves Lung Function

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A testimonial from an adult scoliosis patient with a large curve after CLEAR scoliosis treatment method. This patient did not begin to experience pain until after menopause. After which time the pain become worse. She attempted to alleviate this pain through self-instructed yoga exercises, only to find her scoliosis had progressed. After using the CLEAR Method of scoliosis treatment, she has experienced complete elimination of pain and improved lung function.

Adult Scoliosis Patient Eliminates Pain & Improves Lung Function

Living with scoliosis can be a challenging journey for many individuals, as the condition can cause discomfort, pain, and limitations in daily activities. However, there are success stories where patients have managed to alleviate their symptoms and experience significant improvements in their overall well-being. In this article, we will explore the inspiring journey of one adult scoliosis patient who not only eliminated her pain but also improved her lung function through a personalized treatment approach.

The patient, whose identity remains anonymous, shares her remarkable experience of finding relief and renewed hope after struggling with scoliosis for several years. She emphasizes the effectiveness of targeted exercises and the guidance of a knowledgeable healthcare professional in achieving these positive outcomes.

Discovering the Right Approach

“My experience has been really, really good,” the patient begins, highlighting the positive impact of her treatment. She expresses her gratitude for the exercises recommended by her healthcare provider and acknowledges the importance of consistent follow-up. This dedication to the prescribed exercises formed a crucial part of her recovery journey.

Eliminating Pain and Increasing Mobility

The patient joyfully exclaims, “Now I have literally no pain!” Her excitement is palpable as she shares her significant progress. Through the prescribed exercises, she experienced a remarkable reduction in pain and discomfort associated with scoliosis. This newfound relief allowed her to regain mobility and perform daily activities without hindrance.

Surprising Results and Improved Lung Function

The patient reveals her initial skepticism about the effectiveness of yoga for relieving back pain. She had previously visited a doctor who measured her scoliosis and determined that it had worsened over time. However, upon starting the prescribed exercises, she was pleasantly surprised to witness a positive transformation in her condition. The measurements showed a reduction in the severity of her scoliosis by six or seven points.

Enhanced Stamina and Quality of Life

One of the significant benefits she gained from her treatment was improved lung function. The patient describes her ability to climb subway stairs with ease, something that used to be a struggle before. This improvement in lung capacity not only enhanced her physical endurance but also contributed to an overall sense of well-being.

Gaining Confidence in Correct Technique

The patient acknowledges the challenge of performing exercises correctly, especially when attempting yoga at home without professional guidance. However, the personalized treatment she received gave her the confidence that she was doing the exercises correctly, ensuring she achieved the desired results. The simplicity and clarity of the prescribed exercises were key factors in her success.

Commitment to Ongoing Improvement

Expressing her determination, the patient states, “I want to stay with my exercises and improve, and you know, keep my stuff young and healthy.” Her commitment to maintaining her progress and continuing with the recommended exercises is vital for long-term success. By incorporating these exercises into her routine, she aims to preserve her newfound pain-free state and overall well-being.

In conclusion, the journey of this adult scoliosis patient is a testament to the potential for significant improvement and relief that can be achieved with the right treatment approach. By diligently following personalized exercises and receiving proper guidance from a healthcare professional, this adult scoliosis patient eliminated her pain and experienced improved lung function. Her story serves as an inspiration to others facing similar challenges, demonstrating that with determination and the right support, it is possible to overcome the limitations imposed by scoliosis and live a fulfilling and pain-free life.

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Dr. Strauss is the director of the Hudson Valley Scoliosis Correction Center in New York. He has been actively engaged in scoliosis treatment for the past 30 years and has authored two books on the subject, Your Child Has Scoliosis and The Truth About Adult Scoliosis

He is Vice President of the CLEAR Scoliosis Institute and a lecturer for their introductory and advanced workshops.  He is certified in scoliosis bracing and in the use of  scoliosis specific exercises.  Dr. Strauss is a graduate of the ISICO World Masters of Scoliosis.His postgraduate studies also include a Masters Degree in Acupuncture as well as training in Grostic, Pettibon, CBP, Clinical Nutrition, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Manipulation under Anesthesia, and Electrodiagnosis.

His scoliosis practice has treated patients from 25 states and 32 other foreign countries.If you have questions about childhood and adult scoliosis and how it can be successfully treated without surgery subscribe to our channel!