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Baby Boomers and Scoliosis: Osteoporosis Is Risk Factor

ROCHESTER, Minn. — For many adults, the word scoliosis conjures up childhood memories of lining up in gym class for an examination by the school nurse. But scoliosis isn't just a pediatric condition. Curvature of the spine can develop in adults too, and the osteoporosis that can accompany menopause is a risk factor. [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer


For many students this is back-to-school time! On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, Saturday, August 30 at 9 a.m. CT, four physicians will join us and share important information related to sending your student back to class. Noelle Larson, M.D., will discuss scoliosis and finding the correct sized backpack. Dawn Davis, M.D., will talk about acne, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 8/27/14 Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: High blood pressure Scoliosis Insect repellent Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.

Created by Dana Sparks

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