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Neck and upper back pain?!

There are many reasons why we could be suffering with neck and upper back pain, but generally pain seems to be due to client’s posture. Now some of you must have heard of the saying ‘text neck.’ This is an overuse syndrome, or a repetitive stress injury caused to the neck, caused by holding your head in a forward and downwards position for long periods of time. When we hold our head in this position, excessive amounts of tension are created in the deep muscles of our neck and across our shoulders causing both acute and chronic neck pain. Pain and discomfort doesn’t seem to occur straight away, and tends to build up over time. When left untreated in some cases ‘text neck’ can cause increased

© 2018 by Cydney Newman Sport and Remedial Soft Tissue Therapist