- "We'll just wait and see and maybe bracing in the future." My follow up question, How far in the future? "It depends on the x ray we will have 3 to 6 months from now. Except for 1 doctor whom we have seen last week. He recommends bracing now. I think now we should have gone first to him.
- "Not everything you read online, Mrs Hao is true."
- "We have recommendations/ protocols in cases like this." (Said by 5 out of the 6 doctors).
- "You won't see the effect of therapy right away." Follow up question from me, How long before I see the result if we do the exercise everyday? "It depends on your daughter's body."
- "Don't worry about it! Scoliosis is so common."
- "Yoga is good for scoliosis."
- "Swimming is good for scoliosis."
- "Pilates is good for scoliosis."
- "I have that" or "my friend/ sister/ office mate has scoliosis."
- "Its genetic."
Monday, August 6, 2012
Top 10 Advises
Here are the top 10 words of wisdom/ advises I got about scoliosis. I am not mocking my well meaning friends to whom I have poured my heart out. Nor am I bashing the 6 doctors we have consulted with so far. This is just a list of the "most said" to me: