Neck Pain is More Common Than Ever Before

Unfortunately, neck pain is on the rise, according to numbers from the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) Global Burden of Disease (GBD). The primary metric of the GBD is the disability-adjusted life year (DALY), which takes into account both years lost to health issues and premature death related to various conditions. [...]

By |2019-01-04T15:03:21-07:00March 8th, 2018|Neck Pain|0 Comments

How A Chiropractor Can Improve Your Overall Health

You may think of chiropractic care as alternative medicine. However, this branch of healthcare has been in existence for more than a century, and the number of chiropractors has grown steadily since the 1970s. There are currently more than 77,000 doctors licensed to practice chiropractic medicine in the United States alone. [...]

These Common Habits Could Be the Source of Your Neck Pain

The Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD), which integrates data from 1800 scientists in more than 120 nations, is a research analysis that looks at diseases, injuries, and risk factors both regionally and worldwide. According to the GBD 2010 Study, about 1 in every 20 people around the world suffer from neck pain, 4.9%. However, [...]

By |2017-09-25T14:47:45-07:00September 25th, 2017|Neck Pain|0 Comments

Referred Pain: Is Your Neck Pain Actually a Shoulder Issue?

The neck and shoulders are highly mobile areas of the body, and are at much higher risk of mechanical injury through everyday activities. Also, because they are intricately connected through a complex web of soft tissues, including muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia and nerves, it can be difficult to distinguish the actual source of pain when [...]

By |2017-05-15T13:19:51-07:00October 25th, 2016|Neck Pain|0 Comments

How To Prevent Neck Pain While Sleeping

Many Americans suffer from chronic neck pain which can interrupt sleep. However, there are steps you can take to prevent sleep disturbances. How common is chronic neck pain? To say that pain is widespread in the US is an understatement. In fact, 100 million people suffer from chronic pain. That’s far more than the total [...]

By |2016-06-20T12:28:24-07:00December 1st, 2015|Blog, Neck Pain|0 Comments

Ease Neck Pain with These 7 Lesser-Known Tips

Many neck pain patients want to avoid surgery and long-term use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). However, exercise routines often are not enough on their own, so here are seven lesser-known strategies to bolster your recovery efforts. Unique neck pain relief tactics #1 – Swimming Swimming isn’t just an enjoyable pastime. It is also anti-inflammatory, [...]

By |2017-06-08T12:37:16-07:00June 25th, 2015|Blog, Neck Pain|0 Comments

How To Prevent Back & Neck Morning Stiffness

Having trouble with stiffness and aching in the morning? Try waking up at 3 AM. Sleeping on your stomach may often lead to back pain, but it “is [not] a universally evil sleeping position,” explains science writer and former licensed massage therapist Paul Ingraham, who actually sleeps stomach-down himself and has never had an issue. [...]

By |2017-05-15T13:20:07-07:00March 2nd, 2015|Back Pain, Blog, Neck Pain|0 Comments