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Forum: Non Surgical Room 4th July 2014, 08:04 PM
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Posted By jnt
Brachy-myotherapy

http://www.brachy-myotherapy.com

Has anyone any experience of this treatment? it boasts significant results in the treatment of spinal scoliosis curves.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 26th March 2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By jnt
Re: Ireland infantile Scoliosis. Advice needed

Hi,

I sent you a private message yesterday. If you did not receive it please let me know.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 25th March 2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By jnt
Re: Ireland infantile Scoliosis. Advice needed

check out Tonibunny thread on this subject or contact her.
Forum: General Discussions 19th March 2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By jnt
Re: Mom of teen with 40+curve, rotating rib cage, breathing trouble

Hi,


I understand how you feel. I have been, and still am going through this with my child. where do you live? there are some options out there. you need to see an orthopaedic surgeon with scoliosis...
Forum: General Discussions 2nd January 2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By jnt
Re: New Website

Would it be possible to add 2 links for what I think is very important to Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis.

1. Infantile Scoliosis Outreach Program. ISOP. Infantilescoliosis.org

2....
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 9th December 2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By jnt
Re: Mehta casting

Thanks Andrea. I heard that somebody is performing the Mehta casting technique at Stanmore and I wished to find out who. How is Erin doing?
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 9th December 2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,912
Posted By jnt
Re: Good luck Andrea and Erin

I hope all goes well for yourself and Erin. How is she doing after the first op?
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 27th November 2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By jnt
Re: Mehta casting

would anyone know of contact details for Ben Taylor. he is not in Stanmore anymore?
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 27th November 2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 624
Posted By jnt
Mehta casting

Has anyone experienced Mehta casting for infantile scoliosis. I recently learned of this through a post by Tonibunny. My son is now 5 years old and is holding a curve of 45 degrees. I have contacted...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 25th November 2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,366
Posted By jnt
Re: Has your infant child been recently diagnosed with scoliosis? READ THIS FIRST.

I am very sorry to hear of your illness. Sometimes life hits so few the hardest. Keep fighting.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 24th November 2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,366
Posted By jnt
Re: Has your infant child been recently diagnosed with scoliosis? READ THIS FIRST.

again thank, but from experience they hate when they are questioned but I will try. does any surgeon in England practice this technique?
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 24th November 2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,366
Posted By jnt
Re: Has your infant child been recently diagnosed with scoliosis? READ THIS FIRST.

I will mention it to my surgeon ,we are back for a cast change on Tuesday. I don't think he will be too pleased with me asking though. he seems to think what he is doing at the moment is the right...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 22nd November 2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,366
Posted By jnt
Re: Has your infant child been recently diagnosed with scoliosis? READ THIS FIRST.

Thanks Tonibunny for the information. My son was diagnosed at 15 months with idiopathic scoliosis at 18 deg which grew to 45 deg 3 months later while we were waiting to get into a cast. The cast has...
Forum: Non Surgical Room 22nd November 2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 746
Posted By jnt
Clear scoliosis institute ny usa

has anyone had any experience with the Clear Scoliosis Institute in New York? Please respond with any thoughts you have on the subject.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 23rd May 2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 356
Posted By jnt
Sports padding for cast/brace

Wondering if anyone has ever worn a padded vest for playing sports. I am worried that my son, Jake 4, could hurt another child when playing football or that he may not be allowed play because he is...
Forum: General Discussions 10th April 2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By jnt
Re: Any foods particularly good for us?

Try reading a book by Dr. Kevin Lau. Good information on the relationship between scoliosis and nutrition. He states what foods scoliosis sufferers should regularly eat.
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 5th April 2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By jnt
Re: Sports/activities question

Thanks for that everyone. i have been told before that contact sports were not allowed for 2 reasons, 1. Jake could be hurt playing them & 2. If someone runs into his cast/brace they could seriously...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 4th April 2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 617
Posted By jnt
Sports/activities question

My son, jake who is 4 and a half, is coming to an age where he wants to start playing sports. He has a cast on which is currently holding is upper curve at 45 degs. Our surgeon hopes to move him into...
Forum: Infantile, Juvenile and Congenital Scoliosis Room 27th March 2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By jnt
Re: Date set Magec Rods

Hi,

best of luck with the procedure, keep us updated please. what age is your daughter? I have a son who might be going through the same soon.
Forum: Non Surgical Room 14th March 2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By jnt
Re: Ireland Schroth experience

Information to all concerned. The Schroth practioner in Ireland has their website up and running.

www.scoliosisireland.ie (http://www.scoliosisireland.ie)
Forum: Non Surgical Room 15th February 2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By jnt
Re: Ireland Schroth experience

Hi Sally,

yes ive seen the website, I think gary has been in contact with Louth Physio, whom Sarah Mc Shane works for. Sarah has completed the Scroth therapy course in germany last year and has put...
Forum: Non Surgical Room 15th February 2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By jnt
Ireland Schroth experience

Jake is now 4 and has been serial casted, for idiopathic scoliosis, since 18 months old. his top curve is still at 45deg, we believe. Our surgeon, in crumlin, has expressed the wish to change Jake to...
Forum: Non Surgical Room 21st September 2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,478
Posted By jnt
Re: Certified Schroth physiotherapist in Ireland

Gary,

all the equipment has been installed and I believe they have started treating some patients and are fully operational now, if you wanted to visit with them.

Regards Mark.
Forum: Non Surgical Room 29th August 2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 991
Posted By jnt
Re: Change In Curve Pattern

Hi Giselle,


the reduction in curve is great news. Could you tell me what type of physio is been performed. Is there a name on it ,like scoliogold or schroth? My son is 4 years old and I wish to...
Forum: General Discussions 14th August 2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,540
Posted By jnt
Re: awaiting appointment....expectations? :(

Usain Bolt has a scoliotic curve of over 20 deg. its very noticeable if you look at him from behind. It hasnt stopped him.
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