In this post, I will wrap up my series on acupuncture for shoulder and neck pain with two cases, one about an athlete and the other a retired New Yorker.
The Athlete with a Pain in the Neck
This patient is a serious athlete in his mid 30’s. He exercised five times per week, lifting weights in the gym, bike riding, and playing a number of organized sports. After an injury a few months before, he began to develop pain and stiffness in the right side of his neck. The pain was worse after lifting weights as well as after … Read More