Coastal Orthopedics Blog

Chronic Neck Pain: Treatment Options

By:Kristen Havens January 19, 2017 neck pain

The human neck is an excellent buffer against head injuries. Its flexibility allows the head to move with any minor impact to any body part, protecting the brain from smashing into the hard inner wall of the skull, which results in concussions. Even the effects of major impacts, such as whiplash injuries that are common in rear-end automobile collisions, can be lessened by the shock absorbing...

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Chronic Neck Pain: Common Causes and Reasons

By:Kristen Havens January 13, 2017 neck pain
 
Anyone who has endured neck pains well understands the truth in the phrase, “what a pain in the neck!” By definition, the old cliché describes someone or something that is annoying, persistent, or irritating—a perfect description for pain that hits with every little motion of your head, including looking to the side, turning to back out of a parking spot, or simply nodding.
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