Rib misalignment is no laughing matter...
- Difficulty or pain when breathing, sneezing, and coughing
- Often causes a shooting pain that around the side or front of the chest
- May also result in neck pain and pain or numbness along the arm
Rib Misalignment is usually caused by:
- Compression or trauma to the rib cage
- excessive squeezing or coughing
- Injuries where you are hit from the side
- Twisting injuries – lifting and twisting
How can chiropractic help:
- Relief from rib misalignment is difficult to self remedy.
- You can try an ice pack on the affected area, 10 minutes on, then 10 minutes off.
- Professional assistance is recommended if the symptoms haven’t improved after three days.