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Can Forward Head Posture Be Fixed
Are forward head posture only developed over time? What are the best ways to correct forward head posture?
Forward posture: Several conditions including arthritic ones and osteoporosis can cause alterations in the posture, such as "forward Head posture." Knowing this is happening is half the battle, and cognitive and physical therapy can help you treat the insidious forward posture that occurs. Depending on the underlying cause for the issue, the treatment for the condition (osteoporosis for example) will also help. ...Read more
Can cricopharygeal spasms be triggered by certain postures, like turning the head sideways or leaning back?
Yes: Most muscle spasms are triggered by changes in posture or positioning -- usually more abrupt changes in posture or position. ...Read more
Can extremely tight leg abductors put the pevic in a forward tilt causing you to be hunched over with weak back and. Tight pecs?
Can computer posture (leaning in, slouched) cause chest and upper back sensations/pain/discomfort? If so, how to fix?
Posture is important: Sitting at a desk (most office workers) is both unnatural and detrimental to your skeleton. From the neck down to your lower back, the spine is confined to an awkward position that can cause ligament and muscle strain, c costochondritis (inflammation at cartilage bone interface), and likely pain while this is possible, chest pain should be checked out by your physician to rule out other problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feel dizzy with certain head movements. Once head is upright, dizziness goes away. Can this be caused by herniated disc compressing nerveroot?
No: PT and appropriate treatment will help.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can slouched posture, forward head posture, and sitting at a computer all day for years cause gerd? If i fix my posture will the GERD symptoms go away
Anything that: Causes increased intra abdominal pressure is bad for gerd. Nothing is a guarantee, but changing your posture is simple enough--try it, maybe it would help your symptoms, even if it doesn't make it go away completely. Your posture is probably bad for your back anyway. ...Read more
Could tinnitis and crackling sound and pain in ear be caused by a forward head posture that led to masseter problems?
Mid to upper spine pain, for 9 weeks so far, pain when bend forward. Sudden, no injury. Could it be due to posture or others?Have slouch posture. 25f
Possibly yes : That would most likely be responsible for it, in absence of an injury; unless you have started work involving a lot of slouching over, as in computer use or reading etc. Since you always slouched, its now causing pain. Help yourself by not doing so and discipline yourself to avoid it.Therapy would be helpful. Back strengthening exercises & swimming (backstrokes) + nsaids will certainly help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can braces to fix a posterior crossbite potentially make your jaw alignment look worse/more asymmetrical face?
When neck bent forward, can feel bony, roundish lump on back of neck. Could this be C1, 2 or 3 vertebrae? Do any of them normally protrude more?
Maybe c7: You should. It feel upper cervical vertebrae easily.nthe bump,should be at c7 because this does protrude a bit more than the others . See a chiropractor, or pmr doc to determine if your alignment is correct or abnormal. A treatment program will follow ...Read more
Easy things first: Try over the counter anti-inflammatory meds like ibuprofen, heat pack, icy-hot or ben gay. If that doesnt work, try a massage. Finally if none of those work, you might want to see your primary md. A short course of muscle relaxant can help. Make sure you take steps to prevent a poor sleeping position in the future otherwise the symptoms will persist. ...Read more
Can stop worsening: Kyphosis is the curving of the back skeletal frame mostly due to posture but can be genetic also. It can not be changed with exercise but can stop it from worsening and stabilize it. If you don't exercise, it just gets worse so yes, exercise for stability and improvement. Feldenkrais is a great way to evaluate your habits. ...Read more
Rounded shoulders causing shoulder and neck pain. Is wearing a posture brace to bring the shoulders back a good idea? Will it weaken muscles?
Exercise is better.: It is far better to exercise and strengthen the muscles in your shoulder and back to correct posture. See your doc, and get a referral to a physical therapist if necessary and to be sure you don't have scoliosis or another problem of the spine that is affecting your posture. Stronger muscles will help no matter what the cause, though. ...Read more
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