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Doctor insights on: Soft Cervical Collar

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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


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I want to know about some exercise for Lordosis patients .. using back support elastic belt and cervical collar for more than a year but nothing work?

I want to know about  some exercise for Lordosis patients .. using back support elastic belt and cervical collar for more than a year but nothing work?

It may help if it--: -due 2 habitual posture. It serves as a reminder 2 not slouch. If due 2 anatomical variant, they will not help. ...Read more

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Should I do neck exercises & physio during acute phase of cervical radiculopathy or just wear collar & how long should I wear it?

Should I do neck exercises & physio during acute phase of cervical radiculopathy or just wear collar & how long should I wear it?

Depends: there is a lot to this question. First of all, I would make sure that you see a neurologist for a complete evaluation before exercising. You may need an MRI of the neck as well. Once that is done you can move forward with gentle traction, limited exercise. I would wear a c collar until you are evaluated. Good luck and I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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Are foam collars benefical to use for cervical dystonia? Do they weaken the neck muscles!

Collars : Collars can be a hindrance as well as helpful. If you wear them and they are helping you move easily and function normally then that's okay. But if you feel your range of motion decreased the muscles will start to lose tone and weaken. Yoga is one of the best exercises you could find to strengthen weaker neck and back muscles. Hope this helps. ...Read more