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How to Choose a Pillow That Will Alleviate Neck Pain
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Neck Pain

How to Choose a Pillow That Will Alleviate Neck Pain

When doctors talk about neck or back pain, they often mention the eight hours a day that people sit at their desk, hunched over a keyboard. The time we spend at work usually takes up a third of our day, so it certainly has a huge impact on our posture and our spinal health.

 

In this post, however, I want to address another (hopefully) eight hours a day that has a huge impact on your spinal health: bedtime.

 

Have you ever woken up with a crick in your neck so bad that you couldn’t go to work, or …

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Relieving Neck Pain Can Lower High Blood Pressure
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Blood Pressure | Neck Pain

Relieving Neck Pain Can Lower High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, does not have a strict set of symptoms or causes. It looks different on everyone: one person may discover their high blood pressure after suffering severe headaches or nausea; another may not experience any symptoms at all.

 

As chiropractors that focus on holistic solutions, we pay attention to patients who suffer from hypertension alongside any type of pain along the spinal cord. This includes all types of cervical (neck) pain.

 

Neck pain may just be the result of sitting at a desk too much, but it could also be a symptom of something …

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6 Things That Could Be Causing Your Neck Pain (and What to Do)
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Chiropractic | Neck Pain

6 Things That Could Be Causing Your Neck Pain (and What to Do)

Neck pain can be extremely uncomfortable and make us feel very fragile. The neck and cervical spine help to hold our head up, and are constantly in use throughout the day. If you have pain in your neck, it could be caused by having poor posture, or it might be a symptom of a more serious issue: degeneration of the discs and areas around your spine.

 

Below we’re going to cover six reasons you might be suffering from neck pain.

 

Strains and Sprains

 

One of the biggest causes of temporary neck pain is the straining or

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Is Your Pillow Causing Your Neck Pain?
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Pillows | Neck Pain

Is Your Pillow Causing Your Neck Pain

Your pillow isn’t usually the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear the word “pain.”  But that soft, little cushion that sits atop your bed might not be doing your neck any favors, especially if it’s an older model. How do you know if your pillow is literally becoming a pain in the neck? Ask yourself these questions:

 

When Do I Experience Pain?

 

It may seem like common sense, but the first step to finding out what is causing your neck pain is to pay attention to your body. If you wake from a restful …

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Five Misconceptions About Chiropractors

Five Misconceptions About Chiropractors

 

Tell your friends and family that you’re seeing a chiropractor, and you’re bound to run across a few skeptics. Chiropractic care isn’t always easy to explain or understand. It isn’t like taking a pill or having surgery. It’s about calming the nervous system, removing toxins and natural healing. That’s why there’s a lot of misinformation out there. So in the interest of spreading the truth, today we’ve decided to debunk some common myths about chiropractors…

 

  1. Chiropractors Only Treat Back Pain

Chiropractors treat a full range of symptoms and conditions. We provide treatment for arthritis, accident-related

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5 Things You Need to Stop Doing if You Have Neck and Shoulder Stiffness
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Back Pain | Neck Pain | Shoulder Pain

5 Things You Need to Stop Doing if You Have Neck and Shoulder Stiffness

 

Neck and shoulder stiffness can be brought on by a number of factors, but it is rarely one catastrophic event that’s causing the pain and discomfort. More often than not, it is the seemingly insignificant everyday habits that combine to strain the neck and shoulder muscles and create pain over time.

 

Below, we present five of the most common mistakes that may be causing your neck and shoulder stiffness – and how to easily correct them:Click To Tweet

  1. You Sleep in Awkward Positions

Many patients visiting our clinic with neck stiffness have a common complaint: “Most nights …

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Is Your Teen Suffering from ‘Text Neck’?
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Neck Pain

Is Your Teen Suffering from ‘Text Neck’

 

Virtually unheard of a couple of years ago, “text neck” is the new term doctors are using to describe the injuries and pain sustained from looking down at wireless devices for prolonged periods. Chronic headaches, upper back pain, shoulder strain, neck pain, and increased curvature of the spine are occurring as a result of neck pain in most tech device users, even in teenagers and adolescents.

 

In fact, according to Kenneth Hansraj, the chief of spine surgery at New York Spine Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine and author of a new study, teens are especially vulnerable …

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