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When Life Shouldn’t Be A Pain In The Neck

February 13, 2017
When Life Shouldn’t Be A Pain In The Neck

Are you feeling pain or weakness under your shoulder blade that radiates out to your arm, forearm, and hand? Sometimes the pain is intermittent, other times it may come on suddenly. Some patients report feeling a tingling sensation, and others also have difficulty doing day-to-day tasks like opening jars, writing, getting dressed, or lifting heavy objects. With unexplained pain, it can sometimes be difficult to realize that the source of it may be found in your neck and could be a condition called cervical radiculopathy.

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Could It Be Carpal Tunnel?

January 30, 2017
Could It Be Carpal Tunnel?

Have you been experiencing numbness or tingling in your hand? You might describe it as a swollen feeling, electrical buzzing sensation or you may have difficulty performing certain tasks. You may begin dropping objects, have grip weakness, night pain, or numbness while holding a phone or driving. There’s a chance that you can be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome.

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This is Getting on My Nerves!

January 9, 2017
This is Getting on My Nerves!

Do you ever have tingling in your hand or arm? We have all experienced this on occasion, waking up with your arm or hand “asleep.” But if you are experiencing tingling on a chronic or regular basis—it could be a nerve issue.

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When Do My Symptoms Justify A Trip To The Doctor?

August 18, 2016
When Do My Symptoms Justify A Trip To The Doctor?

The central nervous system of the human body is vast, containing approximately 100 billion neurons and about 45 miles of nerves. It’s no wonder that throughout your lifetime you may experience some kind pain involving your head or spine.

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What is Sitting Disease?

June 27, 2016
What is Sitting Disease?

As it turns out, we are doing far more damage to our bodies and longevity by sitting for hours and hours every day than even a daily jog can remedy.

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