Confidence and Scoliosis – Katy’s Advice for Bracers

Confidence and Scoliosis So this is just a little post about being confident with scoliosis.đź’š When I first got my brace, I lived in baggy jumpers. Even when it was boiling outside, I used to sit in a jumper and sweat until i felt dizzy and ill, all because I did not want people to Read more about Confidence and Scoliosis – Katy’s Advice for Bracers[…]

Chloe’s Scoliosis and Bracing Experiences

My Scoliosis and Bracing Experiences Hey, I’m Chloe and I was diagnosed with scoliosis on the 29th of April, 2017 with curves of 39° and 25°. I visited a specialist on that day who showed me my x-rays and went through with me what treatment I would need. I was told that I needed a Read more about Chloe’s Scoliosis and Bracing Experiences[…]

Your Scoliosis Diagnosis – How to Cope Emotionally

Your Scoliosis Diagnosis – How to Cope Emotionally No matter what stage of your life you are in, trying to digest your Scoliosis diagnosis is not an easy task. You may experience a roller coaster of emotions and quite often it is really difficult to accept the diagnosis. You may be thinking to yourself “Why me?”, Read more about Your Scoliosis Diagnosis – How to Cope Emotionally[…]

How To Love Your Body With Scoliosis

How To Love Your Body With Scoliosis “You’ve Been Critising Yourself For Years And It Hasn’t Worked. Try Approving Of Yourself And See What Happens” – Louise Hay. I had my Scoliosis surgery in April of 1994. My high school debutante ball was in the September of that same year. Being a typical 14-year-old girl, nothing was going Read more about How To Love Your Body With Scoliosis[…]

An Artistic Approach to Dealing with Scoliosis

An Artistic Approach to Dealing with Scoliosis “Art washes away from the soul the dust of every day life.” – Picasso Everyone reacts to the news that they have scoliosis differently. Some choose art as their outlet and create beautiful pieces that reflect their scoliosis journey. The Instagram account – Scoliosis.art – is devoted to Read more about An Artistic Approach to Dealing with Scoliosis[…]

Brace Compliance from a Mom’s Perspective

Brace Compliance from a Mom’s Perspective When my daughter was diagnosed with Scoliosis, it was hard for the whole family, including the parents. We were unfamiliar with what Scoliosis was. We were worried about the idea of our daughter getting the brace and the impact it would have. How would she feel? Will it hurt? Read more about Brace Compliance from a Mom’s Perspective[…]

Facing Friends, Bullies, and Everyone in Between

Facing Friends, Bullies, and Everyone in Between Facing friends, bullies, and everyone in between with your scoliosis brace can be a bit of a challenge, but Athena, Amelia, Bronwen, and Frank have some advice to get you through it! _________________________________ Scolios-us is an organization intended to empower scoliosis patients with the tools and resources that Read more about Facing Friends, Bullies, and Everyone in Between[…]

Bracing Myself for a Hot Aussie Summer – Niamh’s Story

Bracing Myself for a Hot Aussie Summer Hi, my name is Niamh and I was diagnosed with scoliosis on the 1st of June, (which ironically is National Scoliosis Awareness month haha) 2017 and I wear a Boston Brace. I was very surprised when I found out as I had never heard of scoliosis before and Read more about Bracing Myself for a Hot Aussie Summer – Niamh’s Story[…]

Brace Yourself – Katie’s Scoliosis Blog

Brace Yourself – Katie’s Scoliosis Blog Below is a blog post from “Brace Yourself.” Katie’s site shares her experience with scoliosis – she wants to help any of you who have scoliosis by providing some tips and helping you know what to expect from bracing to surgery. “So when life throws you a curve… brace yourself!” To Read more about Brace Yourself – Katie’s Scoliosis Blog[…]

Learn More About Scolios-us Here!

Welcome to Scolios-us! We hope that Scolios-us helps you along your scoliosis journey by better preparing you to wear your brace and connecting you with some great scoliosis-specific resources. Finding out that you have to wear a brace is probably not what you want to hear, but Scolios-us is here to make the transition as easy as Read more about Learn More About Scolios-us Here![…]

June is Scoliosis Awareness Month! Save 20% sitewide during June with code "JUNE" and raise awareness all month long!

June is Scoliosis Awareness Month! Save 20% sitewide during June with code “JUNE” and raise awareness all month long!