Kymotic spines are one of the most common and most painful spinal problems in the general population.Kymotic spinal deformities have been reported to affect a substantial number of patients with spinal injury, from children to the elderly.They are also more common in the elderly due to the increased pressure of the spinal column on the
Updated March 20, 2019 06:24:10 You may have noticed that there is a lot of buzz around the new nurologic spine correction device, which is designed to correct spinal curvature without surgery.While there is no need to worry about surgery for a corrected spine, there is some concern that the device can cause complications. It is
Correction: The headline on an earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that a Republican senator, Rand Paul, was not in favor of the spin.He is.The article has been corrected to clarify the senator’s position.
What if your spine wasn’t spinning right?You might be in the position of trying to rotate a ball in a spinning wheel without actually rotating the ball at all.This is the case for most people, says orthopedic surgeon Robert Koehn, a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an expert on spine alignment.“Spine rotation is
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The most common causes of spinal curvature are spinal stenosis, which is when a spinal column is not straight and has twisted or folded parts.Other causes include low back pain and the spinal cord injury (SCI) condition, which causes swelling in the spinal column.The spinal cord is the connective tissue between bones.It supplies nerves and
Updated March 13, 2018 10:17:27The best way to correct a spine curve in children, especially in children with multiple sclerosis, is to first correct the curvature of the spine and then make the correction, a spine rehabilitation specialist said.In a study of children who were evaluated in the early stages of MS and spinal cord
The brain is like a broken-down car, its wheels barely keeping up with its own weight, according to researchers.It has to make up for its lack of mobility with a constant stream of neural connections and connections that are being reinforced through repetitive behavior.For this reason, we are all born with a brain that is
In an age of ubiquitous imaging, a cervical spine is a key piece of the puzzle to the diagnosis and treatment of many of the most common health conditions.But it can be difficult to access.It can also be a frustrating experience for patients and caregivers, especially those with physical disabilities.In the US alone, more than
“I don’t know if I can get my legs under me.”I am standing in a yoga studio in the heart of the Bay Area’s Mission District, surrounded by the rolling hills and palm trees of San Francisco.I am wearing a black robe, which conceals my midsection and neck.My feet are planted in the ground, and