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    And yes it's Disney World in Florida where we are...

    And yes it's Disney World in Florida where we are going not Disney Land! I'm a little ditzy at times. My kids keep correcting me too! How embarrassing! Lol :)

    Becky
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    Thanks and thanks for all the pictures! We should...

    Thanks and thanks for all the pictures! We should start a bragging page because I honestly don't think anyone understands what our children go through except us. I don't know what I would have done...
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    Bragging a bit

    I thought I might brag a bit about my oldest daughter. She had scoliosis surgery two years ago. This spring she tried out for cheerleader, made it, and then her squad was picked the Outstanding squad...
  4. I wonder if my almost 13 year old daughter could...

    I wonder if my almost 13 year old daughter could take this test? She is pre menarche, has small curves, and has been wearing a providence brace for 18 months. She is about to get another brace and I...
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    I wish I had seen this sooner, but I don't get on...

    I wish I had seen this sooner, but I don't get on as much as I used to because my girls are doing so good. I hope Spencer is better! My daughter had SMA last summer after her scoli surgery. They said...
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    Hi! I am not a Dr., but in my humble opinion,...

    Hi! I am not a Dr., but in my humble opinion, I've always heard that swimming is the best exercise for your spine! Maybe time spent in the water doesn't count against brace time. I honestly thought...
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    Hi! My husband works for an airline so my...

    Hi! My husband works for an airline so my daughter flies a lot! We just stick her providence in a pillow case. Then we put it through the xray machine. If anyone asks we just tell them it's a back...
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    My daughter has a providence brace and Aetna paid...

    My daughter has a providence brace and Aetna paid for most of it last summer. We did go to a network provider. I think we had to pay about $350 for it. I was worried about it being considered...
  9. Hi Jill, My daughter had almost the exact same...

    Hi Jill,
    My daughter had almost the exact same fusion as your daughter last May 28. She was in marching band the beginning of August playing her french horn. She also began playing basketball 6...
  10. Hi! Do you have a family history of scoliosis?...

    Hi! Do you have a family history of scoliosis? One month after my 14 year old had surgery last summer, we discovered her younger sister had an 11 and 15 S curve. Our Dr. put her in a providence night...
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    Hi Donna, You and Gabby will be in my...

    Hi Donna,

    You and Gabby will be in my prayers tomorrow. My 14 year old daughter had surgery May 28 and she is great!! The coolest thing happened the day of her surgery. They were having an end...
  12. Good Physical Therapist in the Amarillo Texas Area

    My 14 year old daughter had surgery in Fort Worth Texas and we live close to Amarillo Texas. She is almost three months out of surgery and having pain. The Dr. thinks it's probably muscular. She will...
  13. All I can say it Go Ballet Mom! Sharon where did...

    All I can say it Go Ballet Mom!
    Sharon where did you get your numbers? 93% I don't think so! I've read 76% of physicians believe in God and only 45% of scientists don't believe in God. 41% of...
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    Hi Emily! My daughters name is Emily too! She has...

    Hi Emily! My daughters name is Emily too! She has almost the exact same curves as you only her bottom was 43 and top 50. We went ahead with the surgery because we were afraid her lumbar would catch...
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    Now Both My Daughters have Scoli

    Hi! I wasn't sure where to post this, but I can now join the ranks of having more that one child with scoliosis. At my 14 year old daughters 4 week post op appointment we discovered my 11 year old...
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    I'm with you! Now all I can do is nag and tell...

    I'm with you! Now all I can do is nag and tell her to use her common sense. I'm not so sure high school freshman have common sense! She put on her toe shoes the other night and I almost came unglued!...
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    Update: Emily is fine! SMA symptoms gone!

    Hi! I just wanted to let you know Emily started taking Darvocet only at night on Wed. and all of her SMA symptoms are over! I looked at the most common side effects of darvocet and she had everyone...
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    Hi Miriam, I bought a book called Scoliosis...

    Hi Miriam,
    I bought a book called Scoliosis Surgery the Definitive Patient's Reference that you can buy from the National Scoliosis Foundation website and it talks about the difference between...
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    Sherie, Yes, she saw a specialist while she was...

    Sherie, Yes, she saw a specialist while she was in the hospital. Our ortho suspected SMA syndrome and ordered an upper GI and a consult with a Dr. that specializes in internal medicine. He just said...
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    SMA Syndrome

    My daughter Emily had surgery 5-28-09. Everything was going well the second day after surgery and then she started becoming having nausea, a rash, and throw ups. I thought it was because of the...
  21. Marian, I hope all is better with your...

    Marian,
    I hope all is better with your daughter. I am at the freak out stage right now. I work at a school and backed into a parked school bus yesterday. Thankfully, no kids were around and my car...
  22. PMSmom, I am in the same boat as you except we...

    PMSmom, I am in the same boat as you except we decided not to give blood. Mainly because it is a 5 hour drive and the school nurse said she honestly thinks blood bank blood is safe. We were also told...
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    Wow Dave! I read your book! I wish I could go to...

    Wow Dave! I read your book! I wish I could go to the bar crawl, that sounds fun! Your book helped us to make the decision to go ahead and get the surgery over for my daughter on May 28. She is 14 and...
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    That is great news! I haven't been on in a while!...

    That is great news! I haven't been on in a while! How long was Carolyn out of school? I'm trying to figure out what to expect this summer. I can't believe it's almost May and exactly one month until...
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    Hi! I live in the Texas Panhandle too and we are...

    Hi! I live in the Texas Panhandle too and we are also seeing Dr. Gray at Cooks. My daughters surgery is May 28 and we love Dr. Gray. She is 14.We started out at LaGrone and and IMHO his bedside...
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