Cervical Myelopathy: Spinal cord compression

Spinal cord compression sounds scary! It is scary! But take a deep breath. 

Cervical Stenosis: My WHAT is narrowing?!

Cervical stenosis is a big, scary sounding phrase. It's the narrowing of the spinal canal which is where the spinal cord and nerve roots are located. 

Neck Spasm: What the heck is going on?

You've done it before. You go to turn your head when someone calls your name and all of a sudden, OUCH! You've got a sharp pain in your neck!

Whiplash: Neck pain that came out of nowhere

You're driving along (or maybe stopped at a red light) and suddenly you get rear-ended. Holy cow! What a shock. You check yourself for any obvious injuries, get out to check the other person and