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Old 08-06-2011, 06:01 PM
Wandylou Wandylou is offline
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Red face Massage beds

Do you think a massage bed - with rollers going up & down beside the spine could do any damage to an older person with a moderate/ severe 'S' type scoliosis? During this procedure the spine is stretched slightly and far-infrared rays are also generated to give a deep heat massage.

It has been suggested to me that regular use could indeed improve the scoliosis over time, as the rollers are softening the surrounding muscles of the spine & thereby re-educating the spine into a straighter position??
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Old 30-06-2011, 10:41 AM
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Default Re: Massage beds

This topic is also discussed in the Ask Dr Scoliosis forum here.
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