What are the treatments for infant scoliosis?

Answer Infantile scoliosis--commonly referred to as early-onset scoliosis--appears before age five. It is characterized by an abnormal curvature of the spine, either to the right or left. Treatment will d... Read More »

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What are the treatments for mild scoliosis?

Scoliosis is a condition in which your spine curves abnormally in either a C or S shape. The condition has various treatment options that depend on the severity of a case. Mild scoliosis treatment ... Read More »

What age is an infant no longer an infant?

Upon reaching the age of one or beginning to walk, infants are referred to as "toddlers" (generally 12-36 months).

As an infant receives her first dose of oral polio vaccine the nurse explains to her parents that the vaccine is a preparation of weakened virus What type of immunity will the infant develop?

The infant will develop artificially acquired active immunity

Can polio immunisation in a prematurely born infant cause the infant to be unable to walk?