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5 Common Causes of Neck Pain

Neck pain will affect nearly every person at some point in their life.  The different kinds of neck pain range from a dull ache to sharp, shooting pain that radiates down the arms and into the hands.  There are a few common causes of neck pain: Muscle strain and tension Injuries,...

Is Your Neck Pain Being Caused by Text Neck?

Neck pain is a common complaint around the globe. It is possible that your neck pain is coming from an ever increasing epidemic called text neck. This is due to the abundant usage of mobile devices in today’s busy world. This is where the term, text neck, comes from. Text neck is...

Neck Pain — Does It Matter How You Sleep?

Neck pain is not pleasant, and it does matter which position you sleep in to keep your neck in proper alignment. If you are seeking the care of an upper cervical chiropractor for neck pain, you want to ensure your recent adjustment stays in place as long as absolutely possible....

Neck Pain: Which is Better — Ice or Heat?

It seems as if almost everyone has had some experience with neck pain at one time or another. It might be from the way you slept the night before, the aging process, overusing your muscles, or an accident of some sort. No matter the cause, the end result is often pain and...

Advanced Spinal Care Takes on Neck Pain in Redwood City, CA

Neck pain is very common in today’s world. It can be due to a variety of things like tight muscles, a knot in the muscle, or tired muscles. It may be helped by applying ice to the sore area. However, in some cases, there might be more serious reasons for the neck pain: A...

Taking the Sting Out of Whiplash at Advanced Spinal Care

When you think of whiplash, you usually imagine someone in a car accident being hit from behind. It only takes a hit of 5 mph to cause whiplash to occur. Some people can run faster than that. This shows that whiplash can occur more often than most people realize. When the head...

The Impact of Whiplash and Finding Help in Redwood City, CA

Nearly 2 million people every year experience whiplash related to car accidents. But it’s important to recognize that not all of these accidents happened in major collisions. More often than not, this type of neck injury occurs at speeds as low as 5 mph. In fact, most car...

Neck Injuries: What Causes Them and How To Get Relief

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Neck injuries are a very commonplace problem that can occur very easily. In fact, you may not even notice it has happened until you begin feeling pain. This may happen hours, days, or sometimes years later if the injury is not promptly cared for. How do injuries happen? Any of...

Can Self-Manipulation Really Be Unsafe?

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The term self-manipulation refers to when you try to crack or pop the bones of your neck back into place. Have you ever felt like you would feel much better if a certain area of your neck or back would just pop? In order to do that, have you ever tried to pop or crack it yourself...

Things You Can Do at Home to Improve Neck Health

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Neck pain is all too common in today’s world. In fact, it affects about 70% of people in America. However, there are some proactive steps you can begin doing today so as to avoid future issues with your neck. Ergonomics at the Office Sitting at a desk all day can negatively...