A 26-year-old male asked:
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so what do you think can rolfing fix scoliosis or no?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Rolfing or any other deep tissue massage, or by any other name, or by any other experienced person, does not FIX scoliosis... but can make a patient feel good. Deep tissue massage, when done well, can be good for most people, whether or not they have scoliosis, but does cost some money. It's an expenditure for a personal service.
Answered on May 28, 2017

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