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Kreger's Back

By Hannah Bensen, Current Staff

When life throws you a curve, sometimes it is best to keep on competing.

This is the belief of Brandi Kreger, an East junior who won the conference gymnastics meet last weekend.  709 more words


Chiropractic Effective for Scoliosis: Green Chiropractic in West Omaha

A 2011 study revealed that a multimodal chiropractic treatment can significantly ease the pain and disability of adult scoliosis. This is one of the first studies on the effects of chiropractic and exercise on adult scoliosis, and showed promising results. 174 more words

Scoliosis: How Chiropractic Helps a Twisted Spine

Scoliosis comes from the Greek word that means crookedness.[i] When you have scoliosis, your spine’s straight position begins to bend sideways. It can take the form of a single curve (C-Shaped) or as a double curve (S-Shaped). 767 more words

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Twelve-year-old Tara sighed as her mother tightened the straps on her back brace. She was used to the routine, but she still fidgeted when it was time to don the large plastic body jacket. 413 more words


ICU days (1-3 days post-op)

So here’s the deal. I suck at blogging. It is now February, meaning I am 11 months post op, but I started to worry that someone would somehow stumble onto this and get freaked out, because my last post wasn’t too positive. 1.016 more words

CripLitBit #18: After Gretchen disappeared….

After Gretchen disappeared from view the long habit of motherhood kicked in and Alice wondered why she had just let this man walk off with Gretchen without any real explanation. 345 more words


Chiropractic Improves Posture and Scoliosis

“He suffered from curvature of the spine, and sore ankles and knees. He is now able to run with increased agility and play his sports for longer periods of time. 812 more words

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