There’s nothing worse than waking up to shoulder pain and headache in the middle of the night. Shoulder problems can cause headaches and neck pains. Our shoulders engage in a wide variety of movements daily. So, if something goes wrong inside the shoulder area, then our body becomes more prone to pain.
Unknown to many, our shoulders and necks share the same muscles. Thus, headaches can stem from shoulder pain. The joints in our shoulders and necks can sometimes strain. The spasm and irritation that it causes are what triggers the headache.
Several contributing factors lead to the development of shoulder pain. One of the most common reasons for shoulder pain is a swollen tendon. However, shoulder pain could also be a result of injury in the biceps or neck. Here are other causes of shoulder pain:
If you think that your shoulder pain is due to a spinal cord injury, you should contact a Redwood City upper cervical chiropractor.
Seek a doctor if your shoulder pain gets more serious. Here are severe signs to look out for:
Shoulder pain and headache could result from misalignment in the upper cervical spine. Even the slightest misalignment could put a barrier in the communication between the brain and the body. It then results in pain and stiffness in the back, shoulder, and neck.
Dr. Tsiglieris, our Redwood City upper cervical chiropractor, can help you correct the error in your upper cervical spine. He leads our practice and offers NUCCA chiropractic care for headache and shoulder pain relief.
A certified Redwood City upper cervical chiropractor, he provides gentle and precise care to the upper cervical spine. If you are ready for his excellent solution, be sure to contact our office at (650) 595-0500. You can also schedule an appointment here. It’s not too late to live a life free from any pain.
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