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Life Beyond the Curve is a podcast dedicated to providing essential support to people affected by scoliosis. Each week we interview experts in the industry, answer your pressing questions, and empower you to take control of your scoliosis diagnosis and live life to its fullest.

Life Beyond the Curve CLEAR Scoliosis Institute

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Life Beyond the Curve is a podcast dedicated to providing essential support to people affected by scoliosis. Each week we interview experts in the industry, answer your pressing questions, and empower you to take control of your scoliosis diagnosis and live life to its fullest.

    E23 | Lower Back Pain, and How It Relates to Scoliosis with Dr. Alex Greaux

    E23 | Lower Back Pain, and How It Relates to Scoliosis with Dr. Alex Greaux

    Throughout Episode 23, Ashley Brewer and Dr. Alex meet to discuss lower back pain and how it relates to scoliosis. Lower back pain is one of the most common reasons employees miss work, so it definitely deserves it's own episode. 

    During Ashley's conversation with Dr. Alex you'll hear: 
    What are some of the common causes of lower back pain.What can be done in an attempt to avoid lower back pain. How to find answers about the cause of your low back pain. How lower back pain relates to scoliosis. We hope you'll tune in and enjoy the show!

    For more information visit clear-institute.org.

    To connect with Dr. Alex directly, visit South Florida Scoliosis Center. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 24 min
    E22 | What Are the Best Exercise Programs for Scoliosis with Dr. Andrew Strauss

    E22 | What Are the Best Exercise Programs for Scoliosis with Dr. Andrew Strauss

    In Episode 22, Ashley Brewer meets with Dr. Andrew Strauss to answer the question what are the best exercise programs for scoliosis? Whether you are looking for scoliosis-specific exercises that will help stabilize your spine or looking for physical activity that you can do if you're living with scoliosis, this episode will answer your questions.

    Throughout the show Dr. Andrew and Ashley discuss:
    The different scoliosis-specific exercise programs that are available.Why yoga for scoliosis is helpful but not a complete solution.Why an exercise program must be coupled with a complete treatment program for maximum results.How scoliosis-specific exercise programs, when coupled with a treatment program, can help reduce scoliosis.What types of exercise and physical activity are best for individuals living with scoliosis.We hope you'll tune in and enjoy the show!

    For more information visit clear-institute.org.

    To connect with Dr. Andrew directly visit Hudson Valley Scoliosis Correction Center. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 14 min
    E21 | Should I See a Chiropractor with Dr. Alex Greaux

    E21 | Should I See a Chiropractor with Dr. Alex Greaux

    In Episode 21 CLEAR-certified Dr. Alex Greaux and host Ashley Brewer venture a bit outside of the realm of scoliosis to answer the question - should I see a chiropractor? 

    Throughout their discussion you'll hear: 
    Why most people associate chiropractic with headaches, neck pain, and back pain.The additional benefits to seeing a chiropractor.Why some patients receive relief from ailments they didn't even know chiropractic could help with, such as insomnia. Some of Dr. Alex's favorite patient testimonies over the years.The science behind how chiropractic helps the body heal and function. Whether you're someone living with scoliosis or not, make sure you tune in to Episode 21. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 21 min
    E20 | Adult Scoliosis Bracing with Dr. Andrew Strauss

    E20 | Adult Scoliosis Bracing with Dr. Andrew Strauss

    Dr. Andrew Strauss has been actively engaged in scoliosis treatment for over 27 years. As the author of The Truth About Adult Scoliosis, Dr. Andrew is an excellent co-host for the topic of adult scoliosis bracing. 

    Throughout his discussion with Life Beyond the Curve Host Ashley Brewer, you'll learn: 
    Why adult scoliosis bracing is different than adolescent scoliosis bracing.Whether or not adults can achieve correction with the use of a brace.How many hours per day the typical adult should wear a scoliosis brace.Whether or not most adults sleep in an adult scoliosis brace.About some of the results Dr. Andrew achieves with his adult patients at Hudson Valley Scoliosis Correction Center.If you're living with adult scoliosis or you know someone who is, we hope you'll tune in and enjoy the show!

    For more information visit clear-institute.org.

    Article referenced by Dr. Andrew during the show: Effects of Bracing in Adults with Scoliosis: A Retrospective Study. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 17 min
    E19 | Scoliosis Risk Factors with Dr. Dio Kim

    E19 | Scoliosis Risk Factors with Dr. Dio Kim

    Join Life Beyond the Curve Host Ashley Brewer and CLEAR-certified Dr. Dio Kim for Episode 19 as they discuss scoliosis risk factors. By tuning in you'll hear:
    All about the different levels of severity of scoliosis.Why progression is a major consideration and scoliosis risk factor.Some of the scoliosis risk factors associated with severe scoliosis including lung impairment. How balance and proprioception can be affected by scoliosis.Why the emotional impact of scoliosis should always be considered.Enjoy the show!

    For more information visit clear-institute.org. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 15 min
    E18 | How to Deal with Adult Degenerative Scoliosis with Dr. J Hartley

    E18 | How to Deal with Adult Degenerative Scoliosis with Dr. J Hartley

    CLEAR-certified Dr. J Hartley and Life Beyond the Curve Host, Ashley Brewer, tackle the topic of how to deal with adult degenerative scoliosis in Episode 18. Throughout their discussion you'll hear: 
    The definition of adult degenerative scoliosisSymptoms associated with adult degenerative scoliosisHow these symptoms differ from individuals with adolescent idiopathic scoliosisThree important goals when it comes to treating adult degenerative scoliosisYou'll also hear Dr. Harley's latest in-clinic results with patients who have adult degenerative scoliosis. Enjoy the show!

    For more information visit clear-institute.org. 
    Support the show (https://clear-institute.org/get-involved/donate/)

    • 20 min

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