Tag Archives: Degenerative Disc Disease (Disease Or Medical Condition)

The Best Type of Pillow for Sleeping for Neck Pain, Pinched Nerve & Herniated Disc – Dr Mandell

One-third of our life is in the bed sleeping. If you're using the wrong type of pillow for your neck, you will be irritating nerves causing muscle spasm, decrease range of motion, and pain.

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3 Part Exercise to REMOVE Tight Trapezius Muscle in Neck (Neck Pain & Pinched Nerve) – Dr Mandell

All neck problems are directly related to the trapezius muscle. When the trapezius is contracted from postural imbalance, pinched nerve, disc bulging/herniation, or chronic stress, the biomechanics of the neck and surrounding structures become weak and unstable.

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Self Correcting Exercise for Torticollis (Neck Pain & Pinched Nerve) / Dr Mandell

Torticollis or Neck Spasm is a very painful condition and it is very difficult to move the neck primarily to one side. Here is a simple and effective medically proven exercise to help this condition.

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Top 5 Medically Proven Exercises for Herniated Discs, Pinched Nerve, Sciatica – Dr Mandell

Sciatica is a major epidemic worldwide. The sciatic nerve is the largest and fattest nerve in the body. This nerve originates from several nerves the comes from the lumbar region. It exits out into the buttocks and down both legs. These medically proven exercises have been used with great success on thousands of patients.

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What Happens When You Eat Too Much Peanut Butter – Dr Mandell

Too much peanut butter causes inflammation in the body that may be causing your pain and problems. I will explain how you can bypass this problem so you can enjoy your food and stay healthy.

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Lower Back Pain / Herniated Disc / Pinched Nerve Strengthening with Fitness Ball / Dr. Mandell

A simple and great exercise to strengthen the lower back. A weak lower back leads to many painful conditions including herniated discs, arthritis and sciatica (pain and burning into the buttocks and leg).

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Proper Sleeping Positions for Neck Pain, Back Pain, Pinched Nerves and Sciatica / Dr. Mandell

Incorrect Sleeping will irritate the nerves of the spine leading to pain and inflammation of the muscles of the spine. This can lead to pain and numbness into the arms from the neck or pain into the buttocks and legs coming from the lower back. Never sleep on your stomach because this stresses the lower back, causes the neck to be turned 45 degrees to one side, and puts stress on the organs from weight bearing of the chest. There is nothing like a good nights sleep, […]

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9 Signs of Magnesium Deficiency & Quick Fixes – Dr Mandell

Magnesium is the most important major mineral that is needed by your body.  In order to function correctly and efficiently, your body needs many nutrients.  However, if it is deficient in magnesium, there are over 350 biochemical reactions that either will not occur at all or will occur very inefficiently.

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90-Second Relief Technique for a Stiff Neck (Wry Neck, Torticollis)- Dr Mandell

Most stiff necks occur from incorrect sleeping. Although, staying in a position too long with a forward head posture can also lead to neck stiffness and pain. The earlier you can make corrective changes to the muscle, the quicker the recovery.

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Treating Pinched Nerves and Neck Pain / Neck Stretches Exercise / Dr. Mandell

Pinched nerves means irritation on a nerve which is supplying the energy to the muscles. A muscle contracts and shortens when it's not receiving its adequate nerve supply energy. Tight muscles lead to pain and decrease function and movement. In this video I teach some important exercises everyone can do at home to combat the pain and discomfort you're experiencing. I hope this video helps you. Dr. Mandell

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