Archive for April, 2017

Heroes, Gods and Kings: Amputees in Mythology

Posted on: April 24th, 2017 by FloydBrace Blogger

Limb loss has long been a part of human history. Archeologists have discovered prostheses in Egyptian tombs, and Aztec statues depicting people missing one or more appendages have been unearthed. It’s no wonder, then, that amputees have made their way into mythology. A number of heroes and deities in the old stories were missing limbs, […]

What to Expect From Scoliosis Bracing

Posted on: April 10th, 2017 by FloydBrace Blogger

The American Association of Neurological Surgeons estimates that two to three percent of the population is affected by scoliosis. While this abnormal curvature of the spine can develop in early childhood, it usually occurs between the ages of 10-14. If your child has been diagnosed with scoliosis, you might be worried about their ability to […]