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Portable Neck Traction
C5-6 Disc bulge. Should I do flexion or extension with Over Door Cervical Traction device? Face door-flexion. Face away- Extension.
Tender lumps in trap + tight neck. 3 year weights injury. Cervical MRI shows ok. Shoulder blade uncomfortable when sitting, poss winging?
Can inflammation of head / neck arteries cause skin lesions on scalp, neck, head, face, cervical spine?
Can cervical traction or the usage of a home cervical traction device cause cervical vertigo - dizziness caused by neck movements?
unlikely. : Limit the use or decrease the weight to see if that makes the difference. ...Read more
Neck - chiropractic adjust done with an Arthrostim instrument, lowest setting. Now electrical feeling starts right side neck, runs up to head. Treatm?
Possibly. Try to: talk in a comfortable position with your neck not bent at an angle,and see if this helps. ...Read more
Can hair dressers and massage therapists give head neck shoulder massages around swollen lymph nodes?
Yes: That is very ok as long as u enjoy it to your full satishfaction. ...Read more
Can chiropractic neck "cracking" adjustment reduce dizziness caused by cervical foraminal stenosis?
Not recommended: Neck cracking done as "head thrusts" is considered potentially unsafe and should be avoided. The academy of neurology has come out against this procedure due to high risks of artery dissection and fatal stroke which can occur. I have seen 3 cases of these consequences while in training. I advise all my patients to reconsider doing such maneuvers. Risks vs. Benefits ratio unacceptably high. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2010 lumbar xray scoliosis an sclerosis of facet joints a MRI in 01an06 of neck hern/buldg disc min pressure on spinal cord, what test show nerve dam?
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Moving my arm a sharp shooting pain from elbow to wrist. I'm a heavy equipment operator. Very physical job, repetitive arm movements. Home remedies?
Shldr labrum tear spinal stenosis c6-7, mri ekg ct epis.no relief. which causing gtr pain.pain shldr blade along spine left arm to ring finger achy?
Cervical nerve : this would suggest irritation of a cervical nerve perhaps C6 or C7. Your neurologic evaluation should help clarify that. Since you're still having pain I would agree you need to have this reevaluated. These kind of symptoms could be for other reasons. Location of the shoulder blade to suggest some other issues as well. Ask your physician to have you see a neurologist. ...Read more
Best ways to alleviate tight shoulders, sore neck & headache caused by leaning over phone/computer too much (aka "text neck")?
It can be helpful: This depends on the cause, and how severe the impingement is, in my experience. But many people get at least some relief with traction. It is usually one of the first things i try in a patient with neck related nerve impingement, along with cervical manipulation and sometimes muscle relaxants and/or oral steroids. Hopefully it works for you! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer