Tag Archives: neck

ESMO: Pfizer, Merck KGaA’s Bavencio comes up short against placebo in risky head and neck cancer trial

Sometimes in oncology, where both the unmet need and the level of competition are high, when you see a signal, you go for it. Taking on a bit more risk to head into phase 3 can make sense “because the patients are waiting and the business opportunity is in front of you,” as one Pfizer… Read More »

Are Neck Gaiters Really ‘the Worst’ COVID-19 Face Covering?

Pity the neck gaiter. The easy up, easy down, flexible, easy-to-have-with-you outdoor exerciser’s BFF. The flexible face covering that got lots of hate this week and had runners and other exercisers wringing their hands when outlets reported on a Duke University study with headlines like “Neck Gaiters are Worse than Wearing No Mask at All.”… Read More »

What is neck muscle pain

Your doctor has many tools to figure out what’s wrong. But what happens when you experience a combination of neck and shoulder pain? What is neck muscle pain is often felt up the middle of the back of the neck, or it may ache on one side only. Tell him or her if you were… Read More »

How to relieve muscle pain neck

Try not to allow the head to tilt as you turn it. Strengthen them by squeezing your shoulder blades together whilst standing, so your shoulders are pulled backwards. Then, move them backward in small circles for a count of 10. Ask your doctor about seeing a physical therapist. Start by rotating your scapulas, or shoulder… Read More »