Scoliosis-the side to side curvature of the spine
Kyphosis-the forwards curvature of the spine
Lordosis-the inward curving of the lower back
There are several treatment options for scoliosis, kyphosis, and lordosis depending on the degree of curvature in the spine such as a brace, surgery, physical therapy, stretching, and regular visits to the orthopedist.
Symptoms consist of :
- changes in how you walk
- reduced range in motion
- a visible curve or hunch
Signs of scoliosis or other back problems are:
- leaning towards one side
- uneven hips
- muscle spasms
- physical deformity in the back
Scoliosis, Kyphosis, and Lordosis can cause damage to the rib cage, lungs, and heart, constant pain, changes in physical appearance.