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    Weʼve raised £150 to be donated to the Scoliosis Association (UK) charity. Helping to find a cause for scoliosis, and to help people suffering from the condition

    Brighton, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 23rd August 2018

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    I have 23 bolts in my spine and 2 rods. Here is my story. Scoliosis is where the spine curves once or twice. I was diagnosed with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis when I turned 15. Idiopathic means to have no known cause. At 17 my spinal curvature was so excessive I had to undergo a 5 hour operation to have my spine fused so that it was no longer curved to such an extreme. Just before the operation the top curve of my spine was 50 degrees and the bottom curve was 60 degrees. My condition progressed rapidly within that 2 years. Regardless of my condition (that has been rectified) I am now going to take part in the charity event in Brighton called the colour run, a 5 KM run with obstacle courses. This will certainly be a challenge for me. Although my spine is less curved, I still experience the same pain, so for me this is going to be a tiring but hopefully enjoyable day. I hope you are able to donate today, and any money raised will be donated straight to the Scoliosis Association (UK).

    - Andy (College student)



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      • Anonymous


        Jun 19, 2018

      • Abby Ross

        Abby Ross

        May 13, 2018


      • Vicky Budgen

        Vicky Budgen

        May 12, 2018

        Such a fantastic cause, well done for completing your 5k obstacle course!


      • Dad


        May 9, 2018

        Hope it is not too painfull! Sure you will do well for a good cause. Good Luck.


      • Grandma Brown

        Grandma Brown

        Apr 28, 2018

        Good luck Andy


      • Tom Pullinger

        Tom Pullinger

        Apr 26, 2018


      • Kaye Hughes

        Kaye Hughes

        Apr 25, 2018

        Good Luck xx


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