Once considered to be a result of aging, neck pain and shoulder pain have become a household condition and one that seems to spare nobody. Today’s kids spend much of their free time playing games on laptops, iPads, and on mobile phones. More and more teens and adults are opting to text instead of placing a call. Even senior citizens are plugging in and spending extended time on social media sites or WhatsApp. With all this tech time, what we’re seeing more and more people with neck and shoulder pain.
The main cause of neck and shoulder pain is the spine or the shoulder not moving well and thus pinching the nerves as they exit. Many of our patients have the following postural problems:
You’re one of the millions of people suffering from a neck problem if you experience any of the following:
Chiropractic care directly address the cause of the problem, which, most often, is due to misaligned in the spine or the shoulder joint not moving well. When the joints in the spine or shoulder are not moving well or are sticking together it will pinch the nerves coming through that area and cause pain and in advanced stages tingling, numbness and weakness.
The key is to get everything moving better to take the pressure off the nerves, thus relieving the pain. The longer one waits with the treatments, the stiffer everything becomes and it will take longer to treat, so don’t wait too long and make your appointment right now.