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Scoliosis Facts: Get Ahead Of The Curve

June 2nd, 2022
A healthy spine has three natural curves: an inward curve at the neck (cervical curve), an outward curve at the middle of the back (thoracic curve) and an inward curve at the lower back (lumbar curve). An abnormal sideways curve of the spine is a condition called scoliosis. June is National Scoliosis Awareness Month. Let’s use this time to learn more about this common spinal disorder. Scoliosis affects approximately 2 to 3 percent of Americans, or an estimated 6 to…