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How do you get rid of a pinched nerve in the neck?

How do you get rid of a pinched nerve in the neck?

Neck pain pinched: There are mant reasons for a pinched nerve in the neck; there is good evidence for treatment with physical therapy; stretching and gentle neck-traction... Esepcially if the pain is only on one side. Work with a trusted therapist and then maybe a trainer in the gym to keep neck position- and muscles optimized, to keep feeling better. Surgery is last option if else fails... Need MRI to determine. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of the pain from a fractured spine?

What can I do to get rid of the pain from a fractured spine?

See spine specialist: You need to see a spine specialist to determine the nature of fracture and proper treatment requirement. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of a knot in my shoulder muscle?

What's the best way to get rid of a knot in my shoulder muscle?

NSAID & massage: Try a course of NSAIDs followed by deep tissue massage. Of course, if you have serious symptoms or it doesn't get better, follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pain in your pelvis in sex?

How to get rid of pain in your pelvis in sex?

Good question: Impossible to answer without knowing specifics...Male or female, pain on penetration, climax, etc. ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of a painful crick in the neck that won't let you move from the shoulder up?

What's the best way to get rid of a painful crick in the neck that won't let you move from the shoulder up?

Heat and massage: Try lots of heat to loosen up the muscles and then gentle massage and stretching. Anti-inflammatories such as Ibuprofen may help if you pre-medicate with this. If this does ot help, you may have to see your pcp for further evaluatiion and assessment. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the pain and stiffness in my neck?

How can I get rid of the pain and stiffness in my neck?

See a Doc: I would recommend a consultation with a physiatrist who is a specialist in the evaluation and treatment of these types of conditions. He/she will be able to give you a diagnosis and then prescribe a program (usually physical therapy, sometimes meds, sometimes injections) to help you. ...Read more

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What would you do to get rid of a crick in your neck?

What would you do to get rid of a crick in your neck?

Anti-inflammatory: You may want to try applying moist heat to your neck 2-3 times per day and start a short course of anti-inflammatory such as advil or aleve (naproxen). Make sure you have a good lumbar support if you sit in a chair several hours per day. This will help with posture and will reduce stress on the neck. If pain lasts greater than 2 weeks or worsens i recommend seeing your doctor. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of headaches in the back of your eyes?

How do you get rid of headaches in the back of your eyes?

Depends on cause: Many etiologies including sinuses, optic nerve inflammation, even dry surface of the eye can cause some eye pressure. See your ophthalmologist for diagnosis and treament. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of muscle pains in your back?

Stretch and Exercise: You should stretch daily and exercise your back muscles regularly to keep your body functioning optimally. This works for the great majority of people with back pain. Anti-inflammatories are helpful too so consider taking fish oil supplements over the counter in that they have anti-inflammatory action. As always, see your doctor before taking any supplement, etc. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of this tightness in the back of neck?

How do I get rid of this tightness in the back of neck?

If there's no injury: you are young and it's likely chronic strain...possibly from texting, body building, or other muscular movement. First stop or cut way down on anything that seems to cause or aggravate the tightness. Next is to apply heat, preferably moist, for 15-10 minutes as often as you can, at least 4x daily. One supplement that might help is Magnesium. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can't hurt. Next step is rx muscle relaxant ...Read more

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How do you get rid of brusitis in your shoulders?

How do you get rid of brusitis in your shoulders?

Rest and....: Rest and physical therapy for 2-3 weeks. If no improvement then possible cortisone injection. See your doctor ...Read more

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Can Valium help get rid of the feeling of a lump in your throat?

Can Valium help get rid of the feeling of a lump in your throat?

Possibly: If the lump sensation is due to anxiety, it may be impacted by valium. However it would be better to address the underlying cause of your anxiety. See a therapist who practices cognitive behavioral therapy. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to get rid of a cramp in my neck?

Can you tell me how to get rid of a cramp in my neck?

Neck pain: Neck pain can be from strained muscle, mis-alignment, nerve impingement. For acute neck pain try ice and anti inflammatory. If persisting see your physician. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of the pain in my shoulder blade?

Have it evaluated: First, find out what is causing it. See an orthopedist or rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What should I do to help to get rid of the pain of a canker sore?

What should I do to help to get rid of the pain of a canker sore?

Canker sore: Eat lots of cold things like ice cream and popsicles or warm soups whichever is more soothing for you. You can also ask your foctor for a prescription for 2 percent viscous Lidocaine which you can swish through your mouth ad lib. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of back pain in the shoulder blade?

What is the best way to get rid of back pain in the shoulder blade?

Nerve root irritatio: You may have neck nerve root irritation causing muscle spasms. Please make sure that you are not over exercising or lifting heavy things. You will need to be evaluated by your family doctor and a specialist and physical medicine and rehabilitation. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of a sore throat? How can I get rid of a sore throat in best possible way?What are the doctor's recommendations? .

What is the best way to get rid of a sore throat? How can I get rid of a sore throat in best possible way?What are the doctor's recommendations?

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Old or New Way: The usual way is to take liquid medicine or cough drops designed for the throat. The old way is to gargle with peroxide, the new way is to gargle with Chlorhexidine gluconate (brand name = Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) and needs an rx from your physician or dentist). ...Read more

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