Search:

Type: Posts; User: Balletgirl77; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    26,695

    I definitely felt that way when I wore the brace....

    I definitely felt that way when I wore the brace. You need to take shallow breaths when wearing it unfortunately. I think that was one of the reasons it always felt so awesome to take it off haha...
  2. worried

    This thread has me all confused when I tried to read it haha. Anyways I have been pretty worried that my spine will go back now that I'm off the brace. I was braced 3 years and he told me I could...
  3. Replies
    8
    Views
    36,437

    Hang in there!

    I was in my brace for 22 hours a day for 3 years, it mostly depends on when you're going to finish growing, so your doctor probably won't be able to give you a great estimation until they can tell...
  4. Thread: Theropy

    by Balletgirl77
    Replies
    5
    Views
    6,825

    I suggest spinekids like the above posters. As...

    I suggest spinekids like the above posters. As for the 18hrs, I had to wear my brace for about 3 years for 22 hours a day, and a friend I had, had to wear it for 23 hours a day, so there are many...
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    6,868

    When I first wore my boston brace, I actually...

    When I first wore my boston brace, I actually found that I was more comfortable laying down, that could be just me though. I wouldn't worry about not being able to sleep though, it helps if you lie...
  6. Replies
    15
    Views
    10,315

    I remember feeling this way when I first got my...

    I remember feeling this way when I first got my brace too. I felt like everyone was staring at me because it looked weird, and I learned in time that really nobody cared or noticed. I know how hard...
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    4,490

    For a boston brace, what I would wear is mostly...

    For a boston brace, what I would wear is mostly shirts that are the "baby-doll style" because they seemed to flare out right where my brace started and since they aren't tight you can't see the...
  8. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,526

    Do you mean when you get it off for good, or when...

    Do you mean when you get it off for good, or when you take it off temporarily? When I was first allowed to wear the brace only during the night, my back would get sore towards the end of the day...
  9. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,436

    There were definitely times when I wanted to...

    There were definitely times when I wanted to throw my brace out a window, but told myself to remember that my brace was helping me, and eventually I WOULD get it off even though it seemed like a...
  10. Hours wearing boston brace were reduced- will my spine get worse?

    My scoliosis was caught extremely early (I was in 2nd grade,) and it was very mild and was monitored regularly. Finally, the summer before 6th grade I got a boston brace. I wore this brace for 22...
  11. Replies
    6
    Views
    6,108

    Changing for Gym

    Ok, so this year they are changing it at my school and we will have to change clothes for gym class. I wear a boston brace and I'm sort of scared that people will see my brace when I take it off for...
  12. Replies
    15
    Views
    14,487

    I got the "yucky" white one, I wanted white so It...

    I got the "yucky" white one, I wanted white so It would camouflage under my shirts better, and I also didn't know you could get colors.

    Although I suppose camouflage coloring would camouflage...
  13. Replies
    17
    Views
    14,905

    What brace do you have? If its a Boston Brace...

    What brace do you have? If its a Boston Brace then try wearing the undershirts they give you called "boston t's" they help because they have a little piece of cloth sewn on the side preventing they...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    5,825

    Hi, Your right many people wear your brace...

    Hi,
    Your right many people wear your brace until your finished growing, This is because when you stop growing your spine usually doesn't get worse, but thats if you get it when your not done...
  15. Replies
    11
    Views
    10,468

    A guy at my school wears a brace...I really...

    A guy at my school wears a brace...I really really wanna tell him I have one too so we can talk about it but I'm too scared lol.
  16. I have a Boston Brace too!!! :cool:

    I have a Boston Brace too!!! :cool:
  17. Replies
    29
    Views
    21,450

    I had this exact problem...do you wear a brace?...

    I had this exact problem...do you wear a brace? if not I'm not sure how to help you but if you do heres what I did: I found numbness in my legs while sitting down so I went back to the place wear...
  18. Replies
    10
    Views
    6,087

    When I wear my brace (Boston Brace) I try to...

    When I wear my brace (Boston Brace) I try to wear more loose shirts so that you can tell about the holes and bumps, also avoid really starch white shirts they can sometimes be a bit see-through.
  19. Thread: Friends

    by Balletgirl77
    Replies
    20
    Views
    9,769

    When I told my friends they listened and asked...

    When I told my friends they listened and asked some questions exp: "Can you take it off?" "Do you have to where it when you sleep?" But after that they didn't treat me any different although they...
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    5,043

    I wear mine for about 22 hours a day but lately I...

    I wear mine for about 22 hours a day but lately I have been forgetting to take it off so I wear it about 23 hours on average. ( I usually take it off at 7:00 PM and put it back on at 9:00 PM but if...
Results 1 to 20 of 21