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The left side of my neck hurts/ had a massage. Was that bad?

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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: No

Usually feels good and does no harm. If soreness persists get checked before any additional treatment modalities.

In brief: No

Usually feels good and does no harm. If soreness persists get checked before any additional treatment modalities.
Dr. Nolan Segal
Dr. Nolan Segal
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Beneficial

Massage in the hands of a skilled professional may help to break down ashi (trigger points), enhance circulation of blood and lymph to the area, loosen tight muscles and reduce stress levels.

In brief: Beneficial

Massage in the hands of a skilled professional may help to break down ashi (trigger points), enhance circulation of blood and lymph to the area, loosen tight muscles and reduce stress levels.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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