A consequence of the uneven load on the spine may be the rupture of the spinal disc, which is the most common disease of the spine, the intervertebral hernia of the cervical region. One of the symptoms of the hernia of the cervical region is numbness of the hands or pain in the neck.
Hernia of the cervical spine usually begins to be felt at the age of thirty to fifty years, and its cause may be a trauma or some disease of the spine.
Folk methods of cervical hernia repair
In addition to the use of drugs used in the treatment of cervical hernia, folk methods of treatment are also used, however, it is highly desirable to combine the recommendations of traditional healers with the doctor's prescriptions or his consultations, rather than apply them alone.
Treatment of hernia of the cervical region Do not start without an accurate diagnosis, that is, without the involvement of a doctor. The fact is that wrong actions in this complex area can cause irreparable damage to the body.
Begin treatment, especially if there was an exacerbation, should be with providing the patient with bed rest, which should not last less than two days. Then go to the regime with limited activity, and to active activity should return as recovery, gradually.
Medicamentous treatment of hernia
When medicinal treatment of the vertebral hernia, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs that relieve inflammation and reduce edema are used first.
However, NSAIDs adversely affect the work of the digestive tract, especially with prolonged use.
Therefore, at some stage, in agreement with the doctor, you should abandon these drugs and switch to less aggressive means.
Very common here are massage and exercises for the treatment of the intervertebral hernia.
Folk methods of treatment of vertebral hernia, this is just an ordinary warming up of the affected area. At the same time, the pain syndrome becomes noticeably weaker, as blood circulation improves.
Therefore, it is necessary to pay attention to such a method of cervical hernia treatment that has already become popular, as a trip to a specialized sanatorium with experienced specialists. In addition to drug treatment, massage and special exercises, there are often offered for use and folk remedies, which are used under the close supervision of doctors.