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  1. Adolescent and Teen Patients (under 18) Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Waiting & Watching

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      Adolescents who have been diagnosed but not yet treated

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      • Threads: 369
      • Posts: 3,229
    2. Bracing

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      Adolescents who are wearing a brace, or may be getting one

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      • Threads: 605
      • Posts: 4,923
    3. Surgery

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      Adolescents who have had, or may need surgery

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      • Threads: 1,385
      • Posts: 13,847
    4. Dressing Your Curves

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      Tips about clothing choices for adolescents with scoliosis

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      • Threads: 49
      • Posts: 352
    5. Other

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      Adolescents trying something different, or with other things on their mind

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      • Threads: 266
      • Posts: 1,918
  2. Adult Patients (18+) Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Non-Surgical

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      Traditional and alternative treatments not involving surgery

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      • Threads: 1,239
      • Posts: 16,218
    2. Surgical (First-time)

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      First-time surgery patients

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      • Threads: 5,630
      • Posts: 66,719
    3. Surgical (Revision)

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      Patients who have already had surgery and may require it again

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      • Threads: 1,522
      • Posts: 17,982
  3. Parents & Family Members Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Idiopathic Scoliosis

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      Curvatures without a known cause

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      • Threads: 1,164
      • Posts: 17,303
    2. Congenital, neuromuscular, joint diseases and other known causes

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      • Threads: 326
      • Posts: 2,574
  4. Healthcare Professionals Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Early Detection

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      School screening and other early detection programs

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      • Threads: 15
      • Posts: 386
    2. Other treatments not requiring surgery

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      • Threads: 164
      • Posts: 2,966
    3. Surgical Treatments

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      Treatment methods that require a patient to undergo surgery

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      • Threads: 106
      • Posts: 797
  5. Miscellaneous Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Feedback on your experiences with physicians or hospitals

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      • Threads: 435
      • Posts: 2,193
    2. Insurance

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      All matters relating to insurance issues

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      • Threads: 56
      • Posts: 487
    3. Research

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      Further efforts in the field of scoliosis research

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      • Threads: 440
      • Posts: 7,083
    4. Diagnostic Procedures

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      Methods for diagnosing scoliosis

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      • Threads: 36
      • Posts: 287

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