Patients sometimes ask us if it’s safe to “crack” or “pop” their own necks. You’ve probably been there; you’ve been sitting at your computer all day and your neck feels stiff and tight. Then, you roll your head and you experience a relieving “pop” in your neck that makes it feel better. But any manipulation should be carried out by a professional chiropractor.
Our experienced Stoke on Trent chiropractor warns that forcefully moving your neck beyond its normal limits can potentially cause damage and that is crucially important that ONLY a professional health provider performs manipulation techniques.
If you’re experiencing neck pain or discomfort then a good chiropractor can conduct a thorough examination and if necessary, formulate a safe treatment plan based around your specific needs.
Cracking your own joints may feel good in the short term, but all manipulation should be carried out by a qualified professional after an examination has taken place.
Take your first step towards better health and call us on 01782 848 184 today.
Take your first step towards better health and call us on 01782 848 184 today
From the team at City Chiropractic Clinic
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