Tag Archives: thoracic outlet syndrome

Neck Pain Release Stretch (How to Decompress Pinched Nerve) – Dr Mandell

Many doctors commonly overlook and misdiagnose this common condition worldwide. Doctors focus most of their attention to the spinal structures looking for herniated discs and pathological conditions in the spine. They commonly prescribe expensive diagnostic tests for unnecessary surgeries and procedures, raising your insurance premiums. The major nerves that come off the spine in the neck must first make its way between the anterior and medial scalenus muscles before it makes its way out to the body. Through chronic poor posture, poor ergonomics, forward head posture, rounded […]

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Help Correct Rounded Shoulders (Poor Posture) While Sleeping in this Position – Dr Mandell

Most of us spend many hours a day looking down with forward head posture and rounded shoulders from texting on our phones, sitting at a computer, or even driving long distances. This causes shortening of the pectoralis/chest muscles causing internal rotation/pronation of the shoulders. This prolong position weakens the foundation of the neck region, leading to herniated discs, degenerative arthritis, and pinched nerves. In this video I will show you a simple way you can help counteract those deficiencies while sleeping.

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Two Sleeping Positions You Must Avoid – Dr Mandell

We spend one-third of our lives in bed sleeping so the cells of our body and repair and heal. Although, many of us sleep in the wrong positions for many of these hours, causing harm to the neck and shoulder structures. These two sleeping habits that I review should be avoided as much as possible.

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