Skip to main content

Using a Cervical Pillow for Neck Pain

Using a Cervical Pillow for Neck Pain
If you suffer from acute or chronic neck pain, arthritis, shoulder stiffness or you just need a bit of help with getting a comfortable sleeping position, it might be time to take a look at your bedding and invest in a good quality cervical pillow.

What does a cervical pillow do?

An improper sleeping position, alongside a slouched posture, is one of the most common causes of neck pain. When you experience neck pain, or severe stiffness in the upper back and shoulders, it can begin to interfere with your life, work and sleep.

Leaving the problem unresolved will only lead to longer term, chronic pain that becomes incredibly difficult or impossible to treat.

cervical pillow is designed to support your neck and keep your spine beautifully aligned while you sleep. It gently stretches and relaxes your neck and shoulder muscles resulting in a much more comfortable night’s sleep.

Will my neck pain go away?

The cervical orthopaedic pillow is one of the best solutions for neck pain. It can perfectly support your neck in every sleeping position and effectively relieve the symptoms of neck pain.

People who regularly use a cervical pillow report relief from their neck pain in bed, and as a result it promotes quicker recovery from injury to the neck and upper spine, as well as slowing down disc degeneration from incorrect posture.

Another benefit from using a cervical pillow is simply an improvement to your sleep quality. When you’re well rested, your body can heal and recover from injury much quicker, and of course a good night’s sleep is conducive with overall better health and wellbeing for us all.

It can take a few weeks to get used to your new cervical pillow, if you’re used to a standard flat pillow in bed, but do stick with it as the benefits will slowly start to appear as your neck and posture begin to correctly align and, hopefully, your pain will melt away.

You can buy your cervical pillow online from us at Mediworld. 

Need more help? We're always here to help so get in touch today.
For all your Medical and Homecare supplies give us a call at Mediworld.
We have over 40 years experience in medical, surgical, mobility and home health supplies and we're always on hand to chat if you need support or advice and don't forget to read our other great health blogs!

May 2022