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Louise Laurie
Attends Manchester Metropolitan University
Lives in Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 things I do because of my scoliosis...
1. I constantly look at my back When I'm at the gym, or walk past a shop window or mirror, I just can't resist sneaking a look at my back. Sometimes, I swear people think I'm checking myself out. I'm not, I'm just looking at my back. I can't help it. Post s...
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Hello Louise, I hope everything is going well. Congratulations on your success with your surgery. I read your story on-line. My son has scoliosis and the hump as well. I wanted to know how you were doing now and ask a few questions.
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5 years post op
So I can't believe that this week it is five whole years since my scoliosis surgery.  It got me thinking about how far I've come since my surgery five years ago and if you are currently facing the prospect of surgery, or you are in the early stages of recov...
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 hello, I had my surgery at Oswestry Hospital in Shropshire UK. My surgeon was Mr Trivedi
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Race for Life!
This weekend I did something I thought would never be possible following my scoliosis surgery. I ran 10K (!) for Race for Life to raise money for Cancer Research UK.  I'm not going to lie, the training was hard. Especially as I only signed up 5 weeks before...
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Happy New Year - 2014!
A bit late now I guess but Happy New Year!  I wanted to write a bit of an update on me and how my back is doing now I'm 3 1/2 years post op.  Flexibility wise my back is the best it's been since surgery and bending to pick things up off the floor, rolling o...
A bit late now I guess but Happy New Year! I wanted to write a bit of an update on me and how my back is doing now I'm 3 1/2 years post op. Flexibility wise my back is the best it's been since surgery and bending to pick things up off the floor, rolling over in bed and things like that no longer ...
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Happy New Year...and thank you!
I just want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who has emailed me and messaged me kind words about my blog this year, there's been so many lovely emails and I feel overwhelmed. It is really appreciated and it makes me feel so happy that people are actually...
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International Scoliosis Awareness Day 2015 #ISAD15
Saturday 27th June marks International Scoliosis Awareness Day , so I thought I would share my own scoliosis story to help raise awareness of this (surprisingly!) common condition. When I was 14, I was diagnosed with scoliosis , a sideways curvature of the ...
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#ShineWalk for Cancer Research
On Saturday 27th September, I walked a full marathon (over night) along with 17,000 others to raise money for Cancer Research. Overall it was 26.2 miles and I walked for 10 hours straight from 9pm - 7am! It was the first time I'd ever done the Shine Walk an...
Hi :) I'm Louise, I'm 27 and had scoliosis surgery In 2010. This blog provides an honest account of what I went through and how I now cope post scoliosis surgery. It's a work in progress but hopefully will provide help, advice and information on how a 20 something girl lives life with scoliosis.
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Body image
I've recently got back from a lovely holiday in Greece, and it got me thinking about how I felt about my back while I was on holiday. Ever since I was diagnosed with scoliosis, body image has been a diffcult subject for me. All my body confidence issues see...
I've recently got back from a lovely holiday in Greece, and it got me thinking about how I felt about my back while I was on holiday. Ever since I was diagnosed with scoliosis, body image has been a diffcult subject for me. All my body confidence issues seem to magnify by 1000 whenever I go on ...
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Hi my name is asel and i got scoliosis surgery about 1 month ago but my rib humb sil there what is wrong i dont know
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    Msc Digital Marketing Communications, 2012 - present
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