WONDER #2531: What is Scoliosis?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. how to diagnose scoliosis on your own at home.
  2. why the spine, or backbone, is the most important part of the human body.
  3. scoliosis, a common condition in which the human spine is curved to look like an ā€œSā€ or ā€œC.ā€
  4. the history of scoliosis in the United States.

Question 2 of 3

Which of these is a common treatment for scoliosis, according to this Wonder?

  1. Acupuncture
  2. Back brace
  3. Antibiotics
  4. Daily multivitamins

Question 3 of 3

Scoliosis is commonly caused by...

  1. heavy backpacks.
  2. bad posture.
  3. playing sports.
  4. none of the above.

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