Is Your Smartphone to Blame for Your Aches and Pains?
If you are seeing a physical therapist or chiropractor because of aches and pains in your neck and shoulders, you may be surprised to know that your smartphone could be the cause. As people become increasingly addicted to staring at their phones, cases of back and neck pain are skyrocketing in response.
Watch this video to learn more about pain caused by smartphone usage. When you hang your head to look down at your phone, you put strain on the muscles and joints in your neck, which can cause pain in your neck, shoulders, and back.
If your smartphone usage is causing you discomfort, Manhattan Total Health can help. To make an appointment with a chiropractor or physical therapist in New York, NY, call (917) 720-2689.