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Movement of the head and neck is enabled by the various joints in this region, the main role being played by the cervical spine. This is a part of the vertebra or the spine and supports the head and neck in all movements. There are cervical vertebrae, ligaments, muscles, and nerves which ensure this movement happens smoothly. However, given the complexity of the whole structure, head and neck pain are also two of the most common joint pains.
The Neck Bone’s Connected to the Head Bone…
The vertebrae of your neck (cervical spine) support the weight of your head and all its motions, which may not seem like much – until you realize your head weighs as much as a bowling ball. When your neck bones are not positioned properly, the result is tightening of the muscles and irritation of the nerves that connect with your head. Your head and neck symptoms may include some or all of the following:
- Sharp or dull pain or discomfort in your neck
- Stiffness in your neck
- Inability to turn your head to one side
- Shoulder pain
- Jaw pain
Fortunately, you don’t have to live with head and neck pain – and you don’t have to take drugs to eliminate the pain.
- Posture problems: Not providing adequate support when being seated grows to be a menace. With the changing lifestyle where people end up staring at a monitor, there is tremendous stress on the neck muscles, leading to pain and stiffness. There is also loss of flexibility, leading to a stiff neck and headaches.
- Muscle strain: This can occur due to a sudden movement, either when doing something or as a result of accident (like a whiplash injury). The muscle can be torn or injured and this can result in pain, swelling, and inflammation of the affected area.
- Stress: One of the most common identifier of stress is the constant ache/nagging pain in the back of the neck.
- Disk herniation: When the disk is moved out of its space due to excessive movement and rotation, the disk gets herniated and the nerve gets ‘pinched.’ This can cause a sharp, shooting pain to the area where the nerve emerges out of that disk.
Spondylitis, arthritis, etc., are other chronic inflammatory conditions which can affect the neck and head areas.
When there is pain in the head and neck area, the whole body function is affected. The movement is limited and therefore vision, neck movements, and other functions are affected. This, in turn, affects the overall quality of life.
- Identify the problem with a thorough examination, X-ray, and if required soft tissue examination.
- Ice the area for relief of pain temporarily.
- Improve ergonomics in terms of height of the monitor, seat/chair, etc., so the strain is minimized.
- Develop an exercise regimen, which gives adequate exercise to the head and neck muscles.
- Manage stress. Be it physical, chemical, or emotional stress, it takes a toll on the head and neck area. Managing the stress (there is no escape from it!) will definitely see the pains and stiff neck go away.
- Engage in pain management, which is holistic (as above) and does not always resort to medications.
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I am 19 years old my back born problem this so painful have painrelief cream but is not not relief me please help me.
Iam 22 old male iam suffering some times burning in mouth and chest muscle pain. Dout in chest muscle causes heart attack. And in heart any problem which symptoms is formed.
Sir, I have shoulder pain since last year. I also consulted a orthopaedic whose medicine worked well but pain started again after leaving the medicine. So, should I go to a neurologist?
I am 44 yrs. I am having severe back pain particularly during morning time when I get up. This had started about 6-7 months before. Sometimes I have pain sometimes not. Can you prescribe a good medicine which can give me relief from back as well as joint pain. Also prescribe a medicine which can boost up my immune system and also sex life.
My friend rahul is having back pain regularly. He has visited many doctors, but still doesn't found any remedy. Is there a remedy for this.
Hello sir, I am 41 years old having pain backside for last 10 days and treated to doctor and advice for X-ray, done but getting report" mild degenerated changes between C4-C5 vbtra. What should i do now?
I am a 52 years old women suffering from rheumatic arthritics by hereditary my left knee always paining any chance to recover this sick ?
I am 42 years old and suffers from neck pain, shoulder pain, legs pain even the whole joints pains a lot. I do have a thyroid problem. Please help me the natural exercises or the ways which will help me.
There are hard nodes on sides and back of my neck. They are sometimes paining. I cannot speak aloud due to weakening of vocal cords. If I speak loud, I feel vomiting.
Ankle Pain From last 9 Months, (age-38 Male). (Ankle X-RAY IS OK) MRI REPORT SUMMARY AS UNDER :- 1- SUBCHONDRAL CYSTIC CHANGES SEEN AT MEDIAL AND LATERAL ASPECT OF TALAR DOME WITH ADJACENT MARROW OEDEMA AND OVERLYING chandra HYPERINTENSITY AND IRREGULARITY AS SUGGESTIVE OF STAGE-IIA OSTEOCHONDRAL INJURY OF TALUS. 2- NO EVIDENT SEPARATION OF THE OSTEOCHONDRAL FRAGMENT OR LOOSE BODY FORMATION 3- MILD ANKLE JOINT EFFUSION 4- NO EVIDENT OF LIGAMENT SPRAIN OR TENDON TEAR. THANKS.
I am 22. N work in central armed police. I was detailed in 01 month commando in marine sector. I practice swimming in swimming pool. I take bath before n after swimming in normal water. BT the problem is there is some skin removing problem in my both arms. N also from my shoulder. Solution pls?
Metabolic Bone Disease is a term used for various conditions of the bones that can be caused by a number of different disorders. Most of these disorders are developed due to nutritional deficiencies, defects in the bone metabolism procedure or due to hereditary defects in the skeletal structure. Conditions that fall under the category are osteoporosis, osteomalacia, rickets, Paget's disease, parathyroid conditions, chemotherapy induced bone loss and menopause induced bone loss.
Causes of Metabolic Bone Diseases:
- Imbalance in the level of calcium : Too much calcium or too little calcium can cause bone diseases. While the overabundance of calcium (hypercalcemia) in the body will lead to calculi formation, which can be harmful for the body, the lack of calcium (hypocalcemia) causes weakness, bone pain and restricted growth.
- Deficiency of phosphorus: Low phosphorus in blood (hypophosphatemia) leads to softening of the bone tissue and bone loss. Osteomalacia is commonly caused by phosphorus deficiencies.
- Deficiency of Vitamin D: Vitamin D is essential for the body to absorb calcium. Cells called osteoblasts need vitamin D in order to absorb calcium and secrete the bone tissue proteins. A deficiency of vitamin D can lead to a number of metabolic bone diseases like rickets and osteoporosis.
- Over or under secretion of the parathyroid hormone: The parathyroid hormone (PTH) stimulates the secretion of an enzyme, which converts the inactive circulatory form of vitamin D into its active usable form. The hormone can also increase the circulation of free or ionized calcium (Ca2+), which is not attached to proteins. Both underproduction and overproduction of the hormone causes skeletal problems.
Symptoms of Metabolic Bone Diseases:
The symptoms of most of the Metabolic Bone Diseases are similar, such as
- A dull, throbbing pain in the bones is the most common symptom. The pain is frequent and lasts for a long amount of time, but unlike muscular pain, the exact region of bone pain cannot be specified.
- Severe joint pains accompanied by stiffness and swelling of the joints. The patient experience pain during regular physical activities, especially during cold weather conditions.
- Frequent fractures are caused by most bone diseases because the bone mineral density decreases drastically. Severe bone injury may be caused by mild trauma.
- Defects in the bones can cause bowed out legs and a bent backbone.
- A general feeling of exhaustion is often caused by bone diseases.
- Kidney stones are an associated complication of metabolic bone diseases. If you wish to discuss any specific problem, you can consult an orthopedist.