Scoliosis

Scoliosis

The spine runs straight down the middle of the back, but when someone has scoliosis, the backbone curves to the side. This curve may be small or large. Anything that measures more than ten degrees is scoliosis. Someone with scoliosis may lean while they are standing,...
Why Posture is Important

Why Posture is Important

Posture is the position of your body while you are sitting, standing, or lying down. Good posture has many health benefits, also helping to avoid back pain injuries. Posture is important because it can help to maintain the correct alignment of bones and joints in our...
Sciatica

Sciatica

Sciatica is back pain that is caused by a problem with the sciatic nerve, which is the large nerve that runs from the lower back down to the back of each leg. It can be called radiating orWhen there is an injury to, or pressure put on the sciatic nerve, it can cause...