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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Wuarin
23 years experience in Psychiatry
Physical therapy: Physical therapy and magnesium as a muscle relaxer can help your scolisosis. Watch out for which exercises you do.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: Meloxicam can also act to reduce pain.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience in Pediatrics
Possible: Th pain from scoliosis is due to pressure on your spinal nerves. The breathing problems from a progressive scoliosis can be from compression on lung o ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See your Dr: If you recently had surgery i would recommend seeing your surgeon as soon as possible. It is not normal to have shortness of breath after this type of ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Umesh Patel
41 years experience in Preventive Medicine
OTC PAIN RX: Otc (over the counter) pain medication such as Acetaminophen can often be used in addition to nsaids such as Naproxen or Ibuprofen to relieve pain. Co ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Exercise: If nothing else you can exercise by walking. Get a pedometer and try to walk 10, 000 steps daily.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
Possibly: If the scoliosis is severe enough, the resultant compressive deformity of the thorax can cause decreased lung function. If your scoliosis is mild, it ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
22 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Many causes: You should really be evaluated. It can be from deconditioning, heart problems, lung problems, smoking, kidney problems, thyroid problems...Etc. See th ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Farrell
7 years experience in Internal Medicine
Monitor symptoms: Monitor for other symptoms like fevers, cough. Other less common symptoms include headache, nausea, diarrhea, loss of smell, and sore throat. If short ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Short of breath: Generally a feeling of increased work to breathe is considered 'shortness of breath', generally the respiratory rate is increased at those times.
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