Scoliosis and Chiropractic Care

Scoliosis and Chiropractic Care: Common Questions and Answers

Posted in: Treatment

According to the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, nearly three million visits to chiropractors in the United States each year are from patients seeking help with scoliosis. Despite this commonplace occurrence, we’ve found wide-spread misunderstandings about scoliosis and chiropractic treatment in the general population.

Scoliosis Pregnancy Complications

Scoliosis Pregnancy Complications: A Look at the Research

Posted in: Research

How will scoliosis affect my pregnancy? Will carrying and having a baby increase my curve? Recognizing a lack of generally-available information, we looked to the published research on this topic to learn the facts behind potential scoliosis pregnancy complications. Previously, we wrote about the common questions and answers surrounding scoliosis and pregnancy. This blog post…

Loss of Cervical Lordosis

Understanding Your Spine: Loss of Cervical Lordosis

Posted in: Understanding Scoliosis

Our blog post, Understanding Your Spine: Cervical Lordosis, explains the importance of a good, healthy curve in your neck. We’ve received so many wonderful comments & questions that we decided to do a follow-up post to help you understand more about common diagnosis procedures, medical terms, and treatment options for a loss of cervical lordosis.

Lorri Smalls Scoliosis Story

Lorri S. – A Scoliosis Story

Posted in: Personal Experiences

This bio only explains the tip of the iceberg of what has happened in my life. Some have gone through less others have gone through worse. Just as long as I can help someone else, I’m happy to share my story. – Lorri S.

S.E.A.S. (Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis) Exercises: Some Features

Posted in: Treatment

Michele Romano of ISICO in Milan, Italy, is one of the world’s leading experts in scoliosis exercise programs. He is the current President of SOSORT (Society on Scoliosis Orthopedic Rehabilitation Techniques), and one of the lead instructors of the Scoliosis World Masters Program. He has published numerous research articles on the science behind scoliosis exercises….

scoliosis awareness month

Scoliosis Awareness Month: How to Get a CLEAR Scoliosis Screening

Posted in: News

In honor of June’s designation as National Scoliosis Awareness Month, CLEAR Certified Doctors are offering scoliosis screenings at every location around the world. Schedule a screening for you or a loved one using the following instructions and help us spread the word about scoliosis!

scoliosis back pain

Scoliosis Back Pain and Exercise: 7 Things You Should Know

Posted in: Understanding Scoliosis

Although a myth has persisted for many years that there isn’t a link between a curved spine and pain, doctors now recognize that scoliosis does, in fact, increase the chance of back pain in youth and adults. While it may seem counter-intuitive, exercising can actually help reduce and manage scoliosis back pain rather than make…

is scoliosis hereditary

Is Scoliosis Hereditary?

Posted in: Understanding Scoliosis

If you’ve been diagnosed with scoliosis, it’s not uncommon for you to be asked if you have other family members who also have it. You might assume that, since scoliosis runs in families, it’s passed down through genes. But is scoliosis hereditary? If you’re a parent, you should know that the genetic factors involved in…

Is CLEAR Scoliosis Treatment Cost-Effective?

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When you look at the cost of the CLEAR program, it can seem like a lot of money. However, it’s not just about cost—it’s also about value. In order to understand the value of CLEAR treatment, you have to compare it to the other treatment options available and consider what you’re getting for your money….

Living With Scoliosis: A Scoliosis Patient’s Journey to Finding Healing — Part 2

Living With Scoliosis: A Scoliosis Patient’s Journey to Finding Healing — Part 2

Posted in: Personal Experiences

The following post was written by June Hyjek, an award-winning author, speaker, wellness coach and scoliosis patient and advocate. Her books, meditations, and workshops offer hope and encouragement to people experiencing life’s challenges. She is the author of “Unexpected Grace: A Discovery of Healing through Surrender,” an inspirational story of her personal journey in dealing…