Mayo Clinic News Network

News Resources

Items tagged as "curved spine"

Straightening Scoliosis (pkg)

Straightening Scoliosis (pkg)

Scoliosis is a condition that causes your spine to curve. It’s often diagnosed during the early teen years and many times can be corrected with a brace. But the little boy you’re about to meet was born with it and because a vertebra in his spine was misshaped, bracing wouldn't [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

O08 Straightening Scoliosis Animation (:24)

O08 Straightening Scoliosis Animation (:24)

Created by Andy Shilts

O08 Straightening Scoliosis extra broll (2:00)

O08 Straightening Scoliosis extra broll (2:00)

Created by Andy Shilts

O08 Straightening Scoliosis PKG (3:55)

O08 Straightening Scoliosis PKG (3:55), Scoliosis is a condition that causes your spine to curve. It’s often diagnosed during the early teen years, and many times it can be corrected with a brace. But a little boy named Hank was born with scoliosis. Bracing wouldn’t work because a vertebra in [...]

Created by Andy Shilts