Category Archives: Scoliosis

In sereniteit met stress omgaan

Leven zonder stress… iedereen droomt ervan! Sommige mensen schijnen zonder stress door het leven te gaan. Het lijkt alsof zij nooit af te rekenen hebben met moeilijke situaties in hun persoonlijk en professioneel leven, of met het gevoel van onmacht … Continue reading

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SCOLIOSIS – CURVES

When students talk to me about their Scoliosis, I often find they are not really sure about their own condition. In part this could be due because doctors often discuss the subject in technical terms. I will try to simplify … Continue reading

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WHAT IS SCOLIOSIS ?

Scoliosis is a general term which describes lateral curves in the spine in excess of 10 degrees, often in combination with rotation of the vertebrae. These curvatures may be in the cervical, the thoracic and the lumbar regions of the … Continue reading

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THE TREATMENT OF SCOLIOSIS – A BRIEF HISTORY

The Hindu epic Srimad Bhagwat Mahapuranam, which dates from 3500 to 1800 BC, involves a myth in which Lord Krishna straightens the spine of Kubja, one of his devotees.  Kubja, who was hunchbacked, had spinal deformities in three places.  By pressing het feet down and … Continue reading

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SCOLIOSIS – HOW SEVERE IS YOUR CURVE ?

The severity of Scoliosis is determined by two factors. The first is the angle of the curvature, which is measured on x-ray, the second one is the rotation of the spine. As the lateral curve increases, the vertebrae will start … Continue reading

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Yoga for Scoliosis in Singapore

Over the last couple of years I have worked intensively with students with Scoliosis in Singapore, and I have developed specialised programs to assist them in their needs. Students can opt to take either private classes or to work in … Continue reading

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