neck stretches and lower back stretches. Having a regular exercise program is also important in preventing chronic pain in the neck or back. Activities such as swimming and yoga can also be beneficial for neck and back pain prevention.
- try different types of treatment. For example: chiropractic, acupuncture, massage, trigger point therapy,
-examine your workstation such as the chair that you sit in, the computer screen angle;
neck posture and ergonomics play an important role in preventing neck and back pain
- finally, examine your sleep. Are you getting enough sleep at night to recharge your batteries? What about your
sleeping positions? If for example, you are sleeping on your stomach, this can lead to neck pain and upper back pain. Any type of awkward sleeping position can be a cause for pain.
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