Arlington: Relieving Neck Pain

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“Don’t Let Pain Ruin An Evening Out!” RELIEVING NECK PAIN


Neck pain can be both debilitating and terrifying. When you experience an injury that leaves your neck in severe pain, the thought of not being able to freely turnyourhead isoverwhelminglystressful.What’smore, thepain itself is unbearable, and since the neck is so sensitive to injury, it is important to be as careful as possible in finding treatment and solutions for the pain. It is incredible to realize how common neck pain is — especially among American adults! More than two-thirds of U.S. adults will develop neck pain at least once in their life, and the reasons for the neck pain are as varied as the population of the nation itself. Injury, muscle strain and even stress can causesignificantpain in theneckandupperback. Ifyouaren’tcareful,aneck injurycan lead tochronicpain,and it isevenpossible forchronicheadaches like migraines to develop as a result of regular neck pain. There are a lot of different ways that you can relieve neck pain, but the best treatment for your personal needs depends entirely on the type of injury that you’ve experienced. To THANK YOU for choosing our physical therapy practice for your pain relief! Limited to the first 25 patients to call. SCHEDULE YOUR FREE CONSULT BY CALLING 901-317-7054 TODAY! EXPIRES 09-28-18

Here is a quick breakdown of what could be going on to cause your neck pain: Ifyourpain isdevelopinggraduallyover timeand isnot theresultofany particular injury that comes to mind, then it may be a result of degenerative disk disease. When this develops, you may experience chronic neck pain as a result of fluid-filled sacs that are becoming weakened over time as a result of stress andstrain. Physical therapy can help alleviate thepain from degenerative disk disease by helping restore blood circulation and improve range of motion in the neck. This therapy is approached in a careful and deliberate way so as to not cause further pain in the neck region. Sometimes, neck pain develops after a particular injury, such as due to athleticism or even as a result of a car accident or a slip and fall accident. When this happens, your pain could be a result of a muscle strain or sprain. When this is thecase, thenusingtraditionalmethods likehotandcold therapy and targeted physical therapy treatment can do a lot of good to alleviate the pain. However, attempting exercises on your own could also result in furtherpain. At Arlington PhysicalTherapy, we can assist you with proper treatment and exercises for a pain-free and active life!

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