Cervical Disc Bulge

Cervical disc bulges can be a source of discomfort and limitation, impacting your daily activities and overall quality of life. A cervical disc bulge occurs when the soft, gel-like center of a spinal disc pushes against its outer ring, irritating a nerve root. This often leading to symptoms such as neck pain, stiffness, weakness, numbness, and tingling in the arms or hands.

Causes of Cervical Disc Bulge

  1. Age-Related Degeneration: Over time, the discs in the spine naturally lose hydration and elasticity, making them more susceptible to bulging.
  2. Injury or Trauma: Accidents, falls, or sudden impacts can damage the cervical discs, leading to bulging.
  3. Repetitive Strain: Repetitive motions or sustained postures, especially those involving the neck and upper back, can strain the cervical discs.
  4. Poor Posture: Slouching, hunching, or holding the head in awkward positions for prolonged periods can increase stress on the cervical spine.
  5. Heavy Lifting: Incorrect lifting techniques or lifting heavy objects can place excessive pressure on the cervical discs.
  6. Genetic Predisposition: A family history of spinal problems may increase the likelihood of developing cervical disc bulges.
  7. Smoking: Smoking can reduce blood flow and accelerate disc degeneration, increasing the risk of bulging discs.
  8. Sedentary Lifestyle: Lack of regular physical activity can weaken the muscles supporting the spine, making the discs more vulnerable to bulging.
  9. Occupational Hazards: Jobs that require heavy physical labor or long periods of sitting or standing can increase the risk of cervical disc bulges.
  10. Sports Injuries: High-impact or contact sports can cause injuries that lead to bulging discs in the cervical spine.

Cervical Disc Bulge Treatment in Newmarket

Our experienced Newmarket chiropractors utilize gentle, non-invasive techniques to alleviate pressure on the affected discs, promote proper spinal alignment, and enhance overall function. Through personalized treatment plans tailored to your specific needs, we aim to not only alleviate your symptoms but also address the underlying issues contributing to your condition.

With our comprehensive approach to care, you can regain mobility, reduce discomfort, and enjoy a better quality of life. Schedule an appointment with us today to discover how chiropractic care can help you find relief from cervical disc bulges and reclaim your health.

Chiropractic on Eagle

4.9 (391)
407 Eagle St, Newmarket, ON L3Y 1K5
Saturday Closed
Monday 7:30 – 10:45 AM
2:30 – 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 – 10:45 AM
2:30 – 5:30 PM
Wednesday 2:30 – 6:00 PMThursday 7:30 – 10:45 AM
2:30 – 5:30 PM
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