What is Scoliosis: What Causes Scoliosis?

What is Scoliosis? Scoliosis is a medical condition where an individual’s spine is abnormally curved. Normally, a person’s spine is straight with a very slight curve but a person with scoliosis has a spine curved side to side in the shape of a C or S. Depending on its severity, scoliosis can affect the body in numerous ways. The abnormal curve in the spine can result in a person’s hips to sit at different levels which may affect the way stand and walk. This can cause a limited range in motion and result in a stiff gait. [Read more...]