With spring baseball season underway, Eric Makhni, M.D., a Henry Ford Health System sports medicine orthopedic surgeon, warns about how overuse can contribute to the high rate of arm injuries among youth players.
When treating your neck pain, you need to be active in your treatment, and you should stop doing certain things that may be causing your neck pain or things that may be leading to unnecessary worry and anxiety about your pain. Avoiding certain activities can be an important component of managing your cervical pain.
Learn more about Alfred W. Hanmer, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon at the Kaplan Joint Center at Newton-Wellesley Hospital. Learn more at http://www.nwh.org/jointcenter.