Cervical spondylosis causes changes in ligaments, bones, discs and neck joint, it involves gradual stiffness or lose fluid, even breakdown in discs of the cervical spine. Osteoarthritis develops due to shrinkage or dehydration of disc, it is also known as Cervical Osteoarthritis.
Cervical spondylosis usually starts gradually in middle-aged and old age people.
Who are closer in developing Cervical Spondylosis?
It develops with age advancement
Jobs that causes frequent neck movements
Travels more Often in bus or train
Injuries on neck
What are the causes of Cervical Spondylosis?
The spinal disks degeneration
What are the symptoms of Cervical Spondylosis?
Tingling or numbness of arms or legs
Lack of coordination
Difficulty in walking
Clicking, cracking, popping or grinding sound while moving neck
Difficulty in neck bending
Pain while turning the neck
What are the common measures to prevent Cervical Spondylosis?
Wear cervical collar
Provide neck support
Apply heat and cold therapy