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Old 13-04-2016, 09:02 PM
Nancy Nancy is offline
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Default Weighted Vest

Hi l had scoliosis surgery in 2007 and it was successful and l have had no problems since, l would like to wear a weighted vest while walking for exercise will the vest be harmful and affect my back and spine in anyway.

Thank you for your guidance
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Old 20-04-2016, 12:16 PM
Dr Scoliosis Dr Scoliosis is offline
 
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Default Re: Weighted Vest

Nancy, thank you for your question. I don't think that wearing a weighted vest would be a problem for your back. However, I do recommend that you be alert to symptoms such as back pain that may develop when you exercise.

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