BrainPOP

Scoliosis

Everybody’s spine curves a little bit - but some kids’ spines curve too much, causing health problems and making them feel uncomfortable. In this BrainPOP movie Tim and Moby will teach you all about scoliosis, a serious curved-spine condition! Find out the different ways of treating a curved spine, as well as the long-term prognosis for kids who are diagnosed with scoliosis. You’ll also learn how some kids with scoliosis will be ok simply by visiting their doctor regularly; how some need to wear a back brace; and why others need surgery. Sometimes nature can throw you a curve - watch this movie and find out how!

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Is it possible to develop scoliosis later in life?

Do people need surgery to treat scoliosis?

Is scoliosis rare?