Category: Neck and Shoulder Conditions

6 Exercises For Neck And Shoulder Pain

6 Exercises For Neck And Shoulder Pain

Pain in the neck and shoulder is encountered by everyone at some stage of their life. This pain can be mild or sharp, shooting pain. It may be accompanied by tingling or numbness in the arms. More commonly, it is caused by soft tissue injuries of the muscles, tendons, and ligaments of the neck and … Continue reading 6 Exercises For Neck And Shoulder Pain

4 Best Exercises For Supraspinatus Tendinitis

4 Best Exercises For Supraspinatus Tendinitis

Supraspinatus is one of the muscles of the rotator cuff. It is a major stablizer of the shoulder joint. It also counteracts the gravitational force pulling the upper limb downward by its weight. It acts as a primary muscle responsible for the initiation of arm lift sideways. Supraspinatus Tendinitis is usually caused by impingement of … Continue reading 4 Best Exercises For Supraspinatus Tendinitis

7 Exercises For Strong Shoulders

7 Exercises For Strong Shoulders

Strong shoulders are crucial in carrying out everyday functional tasks. Whether we are pulling, pushing, or lifting overhead, shoulder muscles come into play. Exercises meant to target shoulder muscles specifically help in strengthening shoulder muscles and improving posture. Strong shoulders also ease out overhead movements. The shoulder joint is very mobile and unstable and is … Continue reading 7 Exercises For Strong Shoulders

6 Best Neck Stretches For Pain Relief

6 Best Neck Stretches For Pain Relief

Neck pain is quite prevalent. It is commonly caused by poor posture like forward-head and rounded shoulders, which increases stress on the neck, and leads to chronic or recurrent neck pain. The good news is that you can make your neck flexible and stronger, which in turn will help you to prevent neck pain and … Continue reading 6 Best Neck Stretches For Pain Relief

7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

The rotator cuff consists of a group of four muscles that surround the shoulder joint, and are responsible for rotating and lifting the arm. These muscles originate in the shoulder blade or scapula and attach to the head of the humerus, and play a critical role in stabilizing the shoulder joint. The rotator cuff pain … Continue reading 7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

7 Best Shoulder Impingement Exercises

7 Best Shoulder Impingement Exercises

Shoulder impingement is extremely common over the age of 40 years. It occurs when the rotator cuff gets impinged in the subacromial space. A rotator cuff is a group of four muscles that surround the shoulder and are responsible for the motion and stabilization of the shoulder joint. Anything that narrows subacromial space will tend … Continue reading 7 Best Shoulder Impingement Exercises

Causes of Neck Pain

Causes of Neck Pain

The neck is made up of 7 cervical vertebrae linked by intervertebral discs and joints and is supported by ligaments and muscles. The cervical spine has an important function of providing support to the head along with movement in several directions. Neck pain and stiffness are experienced commonly by many people. It can develop suddenly, … Continue reading Causes of Neck Pain