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Sever Neck Pain
What are the causes for neck pain. When I feel tensed emotionally, I feel sever neck pain. Some muscle on the back of neck bulges and it feels pain.
Anti-inflammatory: Sharp neck pain usually comes from a degenerative joint or disc in the neck. Sometimes it's from a muscle strain or sprain. Early treatment options include a short course of nsaids (advil, aleve), gentle massage, moist heat, and focusing on posture. If pain lasts greater than 2 weeks see your physician. ...Read more
What are signs of symptoms of cervical cord compression Cuz I'm really scared. Sever neck pain shooting arm pain and weakness getting worse?
I have been sick for three weeks with cough congestion off and on fever headaches and sever neck pain right now I feel like im drowning while I breath?
Headache dizziness blurry vision on and off having a hard time talking space isn't slurred but not clear. Sever neck pain base of skull?
I had brain mri report in hypoplastic right vertebral artery it is any dangeous I have sever headqe, neck pain and left side chest pain?
That's a lot!: Sounds like a lot of the physical symptoms that can occur with stress. If you are not typically an anxious person and are under a lot of stress right now, see your doctor to discuss medications and counseling. If you have these symptoms and your life is calm and you can identify nothing to cause it, see your doctor to have blood work and exam done. ...Read more
Having sever back and neck pain. With numbness in the arm and short of breath. Dr said I have spine arthritis. Pt first then surgery how long recovery?
Ask surgeon: Surgical recovery varies due to level of repair, patient characteristics, age, pre op activity, etc. Direct this question to your surgeon, as there will be variations based on multiple factors, including surgeon preference. Especially in spine repair, it never hurts to have two or even three opinions. Good luck. ...Read more
I was recently in a rearend accident and I have sever e neck and lowback pain what should I do? I'm not a fan of painkillers. Help!
Pain from accident: Go see a primary care do (doctor of osteopathy), who offers osteopathic manipulation (omt). If you can't find one, you could look for a do who does full time omm (osteopathic manipulative medicine). If you cannot locate one, check online @ aoa-net. Org and look for a link to a do near you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Female 21 history of sever migrains sence 4th grade intence migrains with neck pain looking to try any holistic options no meds have worked thus far?
TCM: Traditional Chinese medicine look for signs of disharmony in the whole body, not just the brain or headache. As their predecessors have done for 5, 000 years, they relieve migraines by using acupuncture and Chinese herbs to correct imbalances. Call East-West center near you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do I require a tetanus shot for a cut from a concrete block? 72 hours ago. Feeling dizzy/nausea for 48hrs. Woke up with intense neck pain, now passed.
Constant discomfort, slowly going blind in right eye, arms turn two different colors, circulation cut off at joints, loss of smell, constant neck pain?
Hello! I was recently diagnosed with a bulging disc c5-c6, neck pain with radiculopathy amd sever muscle spasms. I was prescribed Soma 350mg but took one and felt horrible. So he prescribed me Robaxin which I take 2 at bedtime as needed. So about a half h
I have sever migraines all over my head, neck pain, nauseous, eyes twitch & go blurry, dizziness, blackouts & nose bleeds....What is wrong?
Too many to say: Neck pain is a very common complaint. Improper support of the neck while sleeping is common. Trauma of course is a cause. As we age or due to occupational reasons, the neck can degenerate and cause neck pain. Rheumatologic conditions can cause neckk pain. Too much to cover here. If a problem, you need a good evaluation, history and exam and nperhaps x-rays and other testing and then treatment. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Anti-inflammatory: Sharp neck pain usually comes from a degenerative joint or disc in the neck. Sometimes it's from a muscle strain or sprain. Early treatment options include a short course of nsaids (advil, aleve), gentle massage, moist heat, and focusing on posture. If pain lasts greater than 2 weeks see your physician. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Posture: 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neck pain: Neck pain may result from numerous different reasons. Some more serious than others. I would recommend trying heat alternating with ice (20mins on for each alternating). An over the counter anti-inflammatory would be helpful. Massage and or acupuncture if you prefer to avoid medications. If the pain does not subside see a physiatrist, a doctor that specializes in musculoskeletal medicine. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer