Scoliosis in Children: A Complex Disorder Scoliosis is a medical term taken from a Greek word meaning curvature. This disease often develops during childhood causing the spine to curve laterally (to the side) to the left or right.
Your Orthopaedic Connection: Scoliosis in Children Many schools regularly conduct scoliosis screenings of students. These screenings usually occur during the middle school years. If your child receives a referral for scoliosis to a doctor based on the results of a school screening, here are some facts you should know.
iScoliosis.com iScoliosis, offers information on aspects of the condition, diary of a scoliosis patient, treatment options, and resources where help can be found.
National Scoliosis Foundation The National Scoliosis Foundation (NSF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated since 1976 to helping children, parents, adults and health care providers with the complexities of scoliosis and related spinal disorders.
Scoliosis Association Scoliosis Association (UK) is an independent organisation and its aims are simple: to put people with scoliosis in touch with each other
Scoliosis Association, Inc. The Scoliosis Association, Inc. is a non-profit, volunteer non-medical organization. Since 1974, we have been helping those with scoliosis by providing information and having support groups and information lines.
Scoliosis Support This site is aimed at persons, their friends or families diagnosed with Scoliosis.
What is Scoliosis? Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine which may have its onset in infancy but is most frequently seen in adolescence.