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    I hope her day went well! How old is she?

    I hope her day went well! How old is she?
  2. Thread: Shoes

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    I haven't had surgery (it's my daughter who has...

    I haven't had surgery (it's my daughter who has scoliosis), but I have had foot problems most of my life and find it hard to find shoes that work for me. I usually wear orthotics, but the one shoe I...
  3. Maria, Thanks for the update on the status of...

    Maria, Thanks for the update on the status of the EOS machine at Shriners Philly. I was wondering how much $ they had raised for the machine so far. Time for another "Shriners donation in lieu of...
  4. Breezemom, We don't think you are crazy or that...

    Breezemom, We don't think you are crazy or that your posts had too much panic in them - most of us can relate to many of your initial thoughts/feelings. As Pooka said, don't beat yourself up for...
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    Wow, thank goodness you tracked that down. ...

    Wow, thank goodness you tracked that down. Thanks for sharIng your uPdate. It may prove very helpful to some people.
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    With further thought, It occurs to me that the...

    With further thought, It occurs to me that the degeneration may be due (at least in part) to the scoliosis itself and not the fusion?
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    10 years later - so maybe the people in the...

    10 years later - so maybe the people in the sample were somewhere between 24 and 28 (though it could go up to 30/ 31 years old) and yet almost every patient showed mild degenerative changes even...
  8. Thread: spinecor

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    oops! been so long that I sent a PM didn't...

    oops! been so long that I sent a PM didn't realize it was full. i just cleaned it out.

    By the way, i see your April update in your signature. That is WONDERFUL that her OOB curve is holding at...
  9. Thread: spinecor

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    are you still reading, christine 2?

    Christine2, I sent you a PM if you are still reading. Thanks!
  10. Thread: spinecor

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    [QUOTE=TAMZTOM;134147] We're convinced that we...

    [QUOTE=TAMZTOM;134147]
    We're convinced that we missed what you spotted, i.e., scoliosis at 7 yrs old. (In our case, Tamzin swam, ran, etc.--for technical analysis, we even used slow motion video...
  11. Thread: spinecor

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    update

    I haven't posted here in a while, so I thought I'd give a quick update (see my signature below). Things have been pretty good so far (knock wood!).

    For those who haven't seen my posts in previous...
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    Wonderful news! Thanks for sharing.

    Wonderful news! Thanks for sharing.
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    I hope you feel better soon. My daughter hasn't...

    I hope you feel better soon. My daughter hasn't had surgery so far, but hopefully others in your shoes will be able to respond to you soon. Good luck!
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    Good Luck - I'm glad it's finally here. Keep us...

    Good Luck - I'm glad it's finally here. Keep us updated!
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    I hope all went well!!! Good luck with your...

    I hope all went well!!! Good luck with your recovery.
  16. Thread: Getting Started

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    good news that she's holding stable out of brace!

    good news that she's holding stable out of brace!
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    Good news mamandcrm! Gayle, I look forward to...

    Good news mamandcrm!

    Gayle, I look forward to your post in May which should have more good news!
  18. Resiliance, Like you, I didn't think my...

    Resiliance,

    Like you, I didn't think my daughter could possibly grasp (at the onset) that she would wearing a brace for several more years than her entire life had lasted up to that point. I...
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    Congratulations on getting the surgery behind you...

    Congratulations on getting the surgery behind you (her) ...I'm glad she is recovering so well and wish her a continued quick recovery.

    Just curious, many things about your daughter (age of...
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    I hope the appointments are helpful to you! ...

    I hope the appointments are helpful to you! Obviously there is no "one" right answer, but it seems to me that the fact that you are wondering if you should tell him, means that the experience is...
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    "Happy Anniversary"! it's a big milestone. I'm...

    "Happy Anniversary"! it's a big milestone. I'm inferring you had your surgery at 17. How old were you when you were diagnosed? Did you wear a brace before surgery?

    It's a great song...so nice...
  22. Good! Glad it went well. Was she wearing the...

    Good! Glad it went well. Was she wearing the brace or do you still need to pick it up? Good luck!!!
  23. Resilience, Your "name" says it all - that is...

    Resilience,

    Your "name" says it all - that is how you all will get through this. I empathize with your heartbreak - I was there 3 years ago (see my signature below). I noticed the time you...
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    Hello Carlos, Are the growth hormones supposed...

    Hello Carlos, Are the growth hormones supposed to help with scoliosis or is it for another reason? I wasn't familiar with the use of growth hormones in treating scoliosis - I'm wondering if it is...
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    Thank goodness they were found . I hope they are...

    Thank goodness they were found . I hope they are safely home by now and in full health.
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