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Long Term Side Effects Of Neck Sprain
Yes, but: Given that I have no details of your injury, i cannot give you a great answer, but given that you had a spinal injury, some of your symptoms could be related to this, such as the dizziness and nausea. Fatigue, on the other hand, is so nonspecific that i would recommend evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more
-R used interchangeably. They refer 2 injuries 2 mucles & ligaments. 3 degrees: 1=tweaked or hurts but no harm no foul, 2=damage 2 the structure with some bleeding & prolonged pain,but with ice, time , rest,& activity modification they heal over a few weeks,3=a complete disruption such as an ACL tear. If this happens in a muscle body, there's no repair available, painful, ...Read more
Having neck sprain again and again at same side only..... Is there something serious about it or shall i just stop worrying too much?
Not usually serious.: This is not usually serious, but it is often a positional or postural issue. Awkward neck positioning, or improper pillow support, at night are common causes. Physical therapy, mechanical cervical traction, massage, acupuncture, and/or chiropractic can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had neck sprain yesterday after which I took medicine for the same and I got acidity y is that so ?
See below: The best way to stretching is not pulling from your neck, it's levering your shoulders with the end of a bed ( or bench) and trying to put the mandibleat 90 degrees. ...Read more
Stretch/Strengthen: Most physical therapy is directed to improve range of motion and muscle function. Exercises are designed to improve posture, and decrease pain and stiffness. Injuries are often the result of limited flexibility. Physical therapy can help teach new habits, decrease inflammation, pain, and improve quality of life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me how i could comfortably fly following a neck sprain with periodic headaches and vertigo?
Prepare: Before you go see your massage therapist or chiropractor. Take your medications with you. Get a travel pillow that surrounds and supports your neck. Consider asking your doctor for the scopolamine patch to prevent vertigo. During flight practice mindfulness and relaxation techniques ...Read more
Am I correct when I say a neck sprain would be tender to the touch and a pinched nerve would be all internal pain down nerve path?
Good thinking, but: Real bodies are less likely to perform 100% logically. Both could bring a bit of both pain pictures you draw quite well. It may also not be a perfect division, but the relief patterns may tell you some more. If it's pinched nerve, topical Tx will have less effect, not none but less. Sprain should improve if rested, pinched not so much. Try an exam/eval too. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A sprain is a medical term that describes an injury to soft tissue structures in the area. Common examples are a lumbar sprain, in which you might injure muscles in your back; or an ankle sprain in which you could injure ligaments about the ankle. Sprains can be from mild to severe, and so ...Read more