Neck tagged posts

Manly Skin Care

Manly Skin Care

Manly Skin Care

Manly Skin Care

Skin Care is a foreign subject for many men, but these days more and more men are taking their appearance and especially their skin serious. Because of this, you may have noticed the numerous new products lining the shelves at the store, the commercials on TV, and the ads in the magazines, all touting their benefits for men’s skin. Even though the skin of a man is similar to that of a women, it has different requirements and needs to be treated differently.

No matter what skin type you have, it all begins by cleansing the face and skin. A water soluble cleanser is preferred and is less harsh...

Read More

Health Issues When Traveling By Plane

Travel

Health Issues When Traveling By Plane

Health Issues When Traveling By Plane

Air travel is a big challenge for a lot of people due to the health issues that can be associated or exacererated by it.

* People who suffer from respiratory ailments, such as asthma or bronchitis may experience an exacerbation of symptoms from a pressured airline cabin. Contact your physician prior to your trip to ascertain if additional medication or oxygen use may alleviate your distress. If you will be bringing an oxygen tank on board, you will need to notify the airline in advance.

* Often migraine sufferers and people prone to inner ear problems will find that long flights can bring on a painful episode...

Read More

Acute Wry Neck or Torticollis

Acute Wry Neck or Torticollis

Acute Wry Neck or Torticollis

Acute Wry Neck or Torticollis

Acute wry neck or torticollis occurs rarely and consists of the onset of sudden and severe neck pain which causes the cervical neck muscles to contract reflexively. This leads to the neck being kept in an abnormal posture to minimize pain, a posture known as torticollis. Torticollis is not a diagnosis of itself but a reflection of a problem occurring in the neck or head area, however this article concentrates on torticollis from a mechanical cause. A common report from patients is that they awoke with the severe pain and the neck deformity, assuming it was a result of sleeping awkwardly that night.

Patients report severe neck pain ...

Read More