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Forum: General Discussions 7th September 2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,288
Posted By Lizzie
Re: i need some advice

I originally got my back support thing from a physio friend when I'd just had my last baby - was absolutely fantastic for those early days when my muscles were still totally stuffed from pregnancy &...
Forum: General Discussions 7th September 2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,288
Posted By Lizzie
Re: i need some advice

Hi there & welcome from me too!

I'd definitely recommend a good physio, especially if your curves aren't bad enough for surgery. I've done classes at my physio that are a bit like pilates, but...
Forum: General Discussions 7th September 2010, 02:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,918
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Jaw problems

I agree with the TMJ comments. I started clenching/grinding my teeth when pregnant with my 3rd, thought I had an ear problem too. Sometimes it's so painful I can hardly touch the spots in front of...
Forum: General Discussions 4th September 2010, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,468
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Trouble walking

My experience with doctors is they know very little about biomechanics - with my back I've learned to go straight to a good physio who knows my particular quirks rather than bothering to ask a...
Forum: General Discussions 4th September 2010, 06:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: diastematomyelia and mirror movements

Thanks for the reply Sally.

I'll ask the orthopaedic specialist when I see him what he would call my scoliosis! I went looking for alternative definitions, & the only other one that seems...
Forum: General Discussions 31st August 2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: diastematomyelia and mirror movements

Well, folks, today was interesting at the neurologist! I now know i need to correct my description of myself - my scoliosis is not idiopathic but congenital like yours Sally. The professor reckons...
Forum: General Discussions 24th August 2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,780
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Middle-Aged and S-Shaped!

Hiya Patsy,

Nice to meet you on the forum - I'm new too! I'm 52 & in very similar situation to you. Have had no assessment for years & am thinking it's time to do so. I suspect my thoracic curve...
Forum: General Discussions 24th August 2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,670
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Do you think having Scoliosis/Kyphosis has changed you

It is an interesting question. I was exceptionally shy & anxious as a young child, & felt like I was inferior to my peers because of this. My scoliosis wasn't apparent until I was about 13, but my...
Forum: General Discussions 24th August 2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: diastematomyelia and mirror movements

Am seeing the neurologist next Tuesday (31/8/10), so will have more info then i hope!:)
Forum: General Discussions 23rd August 2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Anyone else have a hard time with clothes and bras?

Interesting comments Titch. Do babies have mirror movement in their feet though? It seems mm in upper body is not so rare, & I found one article referring to lower limb mirror movement occurring...
Forum: General Discussions 22nd August 2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Anyone else have a hard time with clothes and bras?

Well Sally I think you're in a very exclusive club with the mirror movement thing! The neurologist who saw me had a video made of my feet & took it to international neurology meetings, also did...
Forum: General Discussions 22nd August 2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,929
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Developments as we get older..?

Thanks for the warm welcome folks! And thanks for the links.

Sal, I'm wondering whether I actually have some deficit in my 'good' leg too. From what I can remember I don't have a reflex in either...
Forum: General Discussions 21st August 2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,071
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Anyone else have a hard time with clothes and bras?

Oh I love this thread!!

I will be buying bra strap holders coz I too am driven nuts by my right strap falling off - just the one side in my case. Thank you so much for that tip! I've also got...
Forum: General Discussions 21st August 2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,489
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Anyone else have a hard time with clothes and bras?

Oh I love this thread!!

I will be buying bra strap holders coz I too am driven nuts by my right strap falling off - just the one side in my case. Thank you so much for that tip! I've also got...
Forum: General Discussions 21st August 2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,929
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Developments as we get older..?

Hi everyone,

I'm new here. Started looking for info because I've just discovered recently that my scoliosis and diastematomyelia are actually related to each other, through my own research coz...
Forum: General Discussions 21st August 2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 55
Sticky: Poll: Poll !!!!
Views: 12,958
Posted By Lizzie
Re: Poll !!!!

Hi folks,
I was googling for info over the last couple of days & found the forum that way.
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