Cervical spondylosis is an age-related disease that involves wear and tear of the spinal disks located in the neck (cervical) region. There is stiffening, break down or loss of fluid of the spinal disks. It’s also known as neck arthritis or cervical osteoarthritis. Since this degenerative condition is age dependent, it’s very common amongst people of age 50 and above.
common causes of cervical spondylosis
- Degeneration of spinal disks as a part of aging process.
- Thinning and cracking of disks cushioning the vertebrae.
- Deterioration of spinal joint cartilages.
Symptoms of Cervical Spondylosis
The onset of this disease is gradual and hence the symptoms, which are observed in the neck and shoulder region, often go unnoticed until they become evidently painful. These symptoms include:
- Muscle weakness
- Numbness or tingling in hands, arms or shoulders
- Slow reflexes
- Loss of coordination
Siddha Healing for Cervical Spondylosis
The common treatment for this condition involves medication, injections and physical therapy. Siddha healing offers a safer and more natural approach by incorporating special therapeutic techniques such as yoga and massages to reduce the pain and discomfort experienced by the patient. Marma therapy focuses on stimulating crucial regions of the body to enhance blood and energy flow, and remove toxins from the affected muscles and bones. Siddha energy healing stimulates energy flow through the affected areas. Meditation, along with changes in diet and lifestyle help in managing this disease better, making siddha healing a safe and reliable alternative treatment for cervical spondylosis.