Can you use acupuncture for neck pain, you ask? Oh yes, yes you can.
A Case Study of Acupuncture for Neck Pain
Let me tell you a very common tale of neck pain. This one involves a lady we shall call Andrea. Andrea works in an office managing projects. Andrea sits in front of a computer for 8-9 hours a day. Already sound familiar? AND Andrea uses a cell phone, a lot. Just like the rest of us.
When Andrea came to see me, she had neck and upper back pain that radiated up and caused headaches. She felt little bit of tingling in one of her arms, at the elbow, but the worst part was the headaches. Her neck pain and headaches increased with desk/computer work, and had been getting worse every day for the week before she came in.
Most Common Cause of Neck Pain
I’m gonna put Andrea’s story aside for a minute, and talk about why neck pain is so common in this technological age. This is why: