neck pain information

Your neck is very vulnerable to injury. Located at the top of the spinal column, the cervical bones in the neck support the head and are capable of a wide range of motion. While this large range of motion is highly useful, it often leads to stress being placed on the neck while it is in an awkward position, resulting in pain and stiffness. Sources of this stress can be as simple as falling asleep with your neck at a bad angle. Other causes include bad posture while using a computer, watching TV or even reading a book. You may also experience neck pain as a result of accidents, chronic conditions, and even aging, when the effects of osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, can manifest in neck pain.

Reflexology for Neck Pain

Neck pain - either chronic or recurring - is a very common problem. Reflexology may provide quick relief, particularly for neck pain caused by stress.

Chiropractic for Neck Pain

Neck pain is a common condition that often demands attention, due to the sensitivity of the area and the difficulties...

Pilates for Neck Pain

Pilates is a natural way to ease neck pain by stretching and elongating muscles, aligning posture and improving stren...

Massage Therapy for Neck Pain

Neck pain is one of the most common reasons patients seek medical treatment. Massage is an effective, noninvasive the...

Myofascial Release for Neck Pain

Myofascial Release (MFR) is a form of bodywork that produces a deep healing effect upon the body tissues, eliminates ...

Neck Pain - Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine

Neck pain is a nonspecific symptom of discomfort that has a number of possible causes. Depending on the cause, neck p...

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neck pain videos

Low Level Laser Therapy for Neck Pain
Low Level Laser Therapy for Neck Pain

See a live patient demonstration on low level laser therapy for a patient with neck pain.

Spinal Decompression for Back and Neck Pain
Spinal Decompression for Back and Neck Pain

Learn more about a new painless treatment called DTS Spinal Decompression Therapy developed to ease the pain caused by bulging, herniated, and/or degenerative discs. It often eliminates SCIATICA and radiating pain associated with disc related problems.

Neck & Back Pain with a Chiropractor
Neck & Back Pain with a Chiropractor

This video includes a demonstration of chiropractic adjustment techniques, including physical therapy using a massage table and electrical stimulation for neck and back pain. Very educational video.

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neck pain blogs

Body Kneads in Okotoks, AB

A friend recommended that my chronic neck pain might be improved by Myofascial Release.  How is this different from traditional remedial massage techniques? Firstly, let’s address the ...

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In January 2008, Los Angeles will be the home of the future of neck pain in alternative and conventional medicine, said a recent article in Chiro Web . A wide assembly of practitioners in conventi...

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Uppper Cervical (NUCCA) Chiropractic Care

You’ve had the x-rays. You’ve had the muscle relaxers. You’ve even had the physical therapy. Now what? Every year neck pain affects thousands for the first time. And for many it will become chr...

Integrated Reflexology for Hands, Ears & Feet, Reiki, Microcurrent Skin Care

Neck pain and stiffness? Try this - have a seat, place your index fingers on the front of the ear lobes and thumbs on the back, move the finger up to the raised bump then over to the valley and up ...

Upper Cervical St Louis

It’s quite logical to assume that if a person is experiencing hand or wrist pain, then the problem must be in the hand/wrist… and with scores of different specialties within modern Medicine, it’s ...

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