Frequently Asked Questions About Active Release Techniques

Common injuries in the body caused by too much physical activity, accidents, trauma, or stress can alter the normal motions of our muscles and joints, resulting in chronic pain, weakness, and decreased functionality.  Consequently, they can reduce our capacity to...

Spinal Deformity: Enhancing Self-Image

Spinal deformity among adolescents and adults has become not just a health problem, but also a physical dilemma. The abnormal curvature of the spine often causes patients to have lower self-esteem because they think that they are different from others.  Consequently,...

Common Questions About Scoliosis Surgery

The medical industry deems surgery a cure for spinal conditions such as scoliosis. However, it poses so many risks and complications that, even if it can cure a person’s condition, it is causing some patients to think twice.  Below are some common questions that...

What Can Families Do for an Idiopathic Scoliosis Patient?

When a person develops a health condition, it affects not only them, but their family as well.  It is hard to see a loved one suffer from a disease, physical abnormality, or illness, especially when that loved one is a child. Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis is a...

Three Truths About Scoliosis Surgery

Many people with scoliosis consider surgery because of its supposed cosmetic and medical benefits to the body. Since the curvature of the spine is often viewed as a physical abnormality, they opt for surgery because it is the only way they can instantly correct their...