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A 12-year-old Kenyan girl is making remarkable progress in her recovery following an extensive, high-risk surgical procedure for a rare and severe form of scoliosis. Salma Suleman and her guardian shared details with the public about her journey to...
Nation NowA whale with severe scoliosis obviously can't swim properly. So SeaWorld Orlando, together with local experts, teamed up to create a brace for a pilot whale with severe curvature of the spine, or scoliosis....
The Fabulous ForumIt was a par putt that won it, a curving 11-footer needed by Stacy Lewis after her drive on the par-three 17th hole landed in the bunker. Lewis measured the putt with no expression on her face. "It's gonna die......
Add one more victory to Stacy Lewis’ breakout season, though it won’t count toward her LPGA totals. The Palm Beach Gardens pro teamed with Hall of Famer Betsy King to win the ISPS Handa Heroes, which paired current LPGA stars with those of...
Tags: Arkansas Razorbacks, Social Issues, Golf, Betsy King, LPGA
Lauren Williams and her father unbox the treasure: a three-wheeled cycle, powered by the arms. Larry Williams adjusts the footrests and affixes Lauren's feet with Velcro straps. Lauren, 26, narrows her eyes in determination, pushes one pedal with her...
Have a question for Dr. Blythe? Write to her at AskThePediatrician@tribune.com. For more information on Dr. Blythe, go to pediatricassociates.com. April 29, 2013 Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
WGN NewsIt's not something schools test for any longer. And straightening out the problem can be tricky. A simple screening you can do at home may help. Meghan Falconer, scoliosis patient: "I love swimming. I've been doing it since I was four." In the water she...
Tags: Swimming, Spine, Orthopedic Surgery, Sports
Palm Beach Gardens resident Stacy Lewis is the No. 2 ranked women's golfer in the world. Since her LPGA debut in 2009, she's won three tournaments, including two this year. Lewis, 27, was diagnosed with scoliosis at age 11 and, seven years later, had...
email@example.comRebecca “Becky” Snyder might have had cognitive and physical disabilities, but she lived life to the fullest, choosing a positive attitude and a life filled with human connections. “She was never, ever self-conscious in the wheelchair...
The learning curve for joining high school softball was not difficult for Amanda Penna, who had been playing the sport competitively since age 8. But since that time, Penna also had been playing with a much different and more dangerous curve —...
Staff WriterCALEXICO — Two Calexico High School freshmen softball players believe athletes shouldn’t let anything stop them from doing their favorite sport. Julissa Serrano, 14, and Karla Soto, 14, were both diagnosed with scoliosis while in the...
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