Have you been told that your child or someone close to you is getting a halo brace? Perhaps you have time to prepare yourself, family and friends, or maybe this is a sudden or unexpected event for you.
Either way, there are many things you should know about having a halo. And there are many things you can do to make it a better experience.
The information shared here is from a medical perspective, as well as from the perspective of families and patients who have experience with a halo brace.
You Will Get Through This!
Just remember, with the right attitude, support and preparation you will get through this! Please understand that information provided here is not intended to replace the advice or recommendations made by your physician. Please ask your physician what he/she recommends for your family member.