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Can I join the Military with scoliosis?
I am interested in joining the Air Force but I have scoliosis. I am not sure if this is something that will disqualify me or not. I have an S shape spine with about 30 degrees curvature. I don't have any back pain. When I have a lot of physical activity sometimes my upper right part of my back and lower left part of my back get stiff.
What treatments are there available? I know surgery is usually reserved for more severe cases but is it an option? I have also heard about physical therapy but does that really work?
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What do you think?