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Do you have cervical neck pain and problems finding a pillow that allows them to rest?

Do you have cervical neck pain and problems finding a pillow that allows them to rest?

Evaluate Pillow: If you wake up with headaches and neck pain, it could be the pillow you are sleeping on or position while you are sleeping. Try a neutral position for your neck, not one that places your neck in extension too much. ...Read more

Dr. Qamar Khan
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Neck Pain (Definition)

Neck pain can be a symptom of many problems, infections, growths, cervical disk disease, fractures, vascular problems (some serious), heart issues, etc., etc. See your doctor for an exam and possible ...Read more


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Which is now the top pillow for neck-pain and headaches?

Which is now the top pillow for neck-pain and headaches?

A cervical pillow: It really depends on the way you sleep (back, side or abdomen). A cervical pillow is the one especially designed for your symptoms. ...Read more

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I have cervical neck pain, what to do?

I have cervical neck pain, what to do?

Lots of options: First, one should seek out a pm;r pain specialist (or maybe anesthesiologist with pain training) to fully evaluate the neck. An MRI may end up being needed, but not after usually trying more conservative treatments such as nsaids, prednisone, and maybe pt. Surgery is not usually needed or appropriate for axial neck pain. Interventional pain injections into the appropriate structure can help. ...Read more

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What is cervical lardosis and can it cause neck pain?

What is cervical lardosis and can it cause neck pain?

Neck pain : Cervical lordosis is normal curvature of the cervical spine. It looks like a bow from side. If one loose lordosis aka straightening of cervical spine head translates forward causing increased load on muscles on back of your neck. If not treated one can suffer from chronic neck pain, headaches and shoulder pain. ...Read more

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Is there a good pillow recommendation for chronic neck pain?

Is there a good pillow recommendation for chronic neck pain?

A small flat one: Usually a small flat one about the size of an airline pillow just to keep your head level with your shoulders. All the ones advertised are just gimmicks awaiting a biopsy of your wallet! ...Read more

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Neck pain when i get up in morning. Any special pillows I should use ?

Neck pain when i get up in morning. Any special pillows I should use ?

Pain in the Neck: Neck pain and stiffness can result from improper alignment and positioning of your cervical spine (neck vertebra) at night. A simple rule of thumb is to select a comfortable pillow that places your neck in a neutral position (i.e., no extreme bending or twisting). Since sleeping on your belly tends to promote excessive neck rotation and extension, sleeping on your back or sides is preferable. ...Read more

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Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more