I have scoliosis and was braced for it for while I was a child (23 hours a day for 2.5 years, then 12 hours/day for 2 more years). For the past three years, starting when I was 18, I have had bad chronic back pain. It is getting to the point where I have periodic leg pain that travels through various lengths of my leg, periodic numbness and tingling in my vagina, and the pain in my back can at times be unbearable. The only thing that helps is laying down, but I work full-time and this is not an option. I have gone to general doctors, only to be dismissed and told it is normal and to exercise more, but I exercise and have done all of the stretches and things I have been told, to no avail. I am not sure what to do. There are some other new problems that I have been experiencing, but I am not sure if they are related. I don't know if this is from my scoliosis or something else. Can anyone offer some insight?View Thread
Thanks! I will look into Salon Paz, and maybe look into seeing a neurologists/back specialist, there just aren't many of those local. I used to have to drive 3.5 hours to see my scoliosis doctor as a kid. I have an appointment with a chiropractor this weekend, though, so maybe they can recommend a place.View Thread
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