April 27

Story Behind The Spinery

April 27

‘Text Neck’

Billions of earth inhabitants are now bent over their smartphones (notice that they never say ‘Smart-People?). The perils of texting include accidents, exposure to EMF radiation, unconsciousness, and new to our growing list is ‘text neck’. According to Dr. Kenneth Hansraj (New York spinal surgeon’s study on the effects of a forward-tilted head posture on […]

April 27

Can Children’s Shoulder Pain Really Originate from the Neck?

Shoulder pain is the ‘new’ common complaint among children, particularly during adolescence. Some causes of shoulder pain in young people include poor posture, inappropriate forms of exercise and carrying heavy schoolbags. However, if the pain is persistent, and felt in the same place, take your child to see a specialist. Since children with shoulder pain may become adults with a potentially permanent condition, it is important to encourage sensible back care in young people.